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The History Atlas of Africa From the First Humans to the Emergence of a New South Africa (History Atlas Series) by Samuel Kasule

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Published by MacMillan Publishing Company. .
Written in English

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Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7268802M
ISBN 100028625803
ISBN 109780028625805

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This colorful atlas utilizes maps, pictures, flags, globe panoramas, information panels, diagrams, and charts to give an overview of the entire continent of Africa, along with a close-up view of its countries. Information doesnt stop therereaders learn about the history, peoples, wildlife, languages, currency, and government of each country. About The Penguin Atlas of African History. This invaluable reference work provides an account of the development of African society from million years ago, through the first appearance of humans to the complex polity of the twentieth century. / Agricultural societies. Farmers produced more food by irrigating their fields with water from rivers. The extra food enabled some workers to specialize as craftsmen, merchants, and soldiers. 1 Europe Eurasia Asia. ⚪Languages ⚪About Us. Mountains Aghlabid Bantu Bantu Berber Carthage.   Atlas' Punishment from Zeus. Atlas was given the task of holding up the heavens as punishment from Zeus for leading the Titans in their battle with the Olympian Gods for control of the heavens. In a similar vein, Homer describes Atlas in his Odyssey as 'deadly-minded,' as knowing the depths of all the seas, and as holding the pillars far out in the Atlantic Ocean .

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