A History of Modern Africa: 1800 to the Present (Wiley by Richard J. Reid PDF

By Richard J. Reid

up to date and revised to emphasize long term views on present matters dealing with the continent, the recent 2nd variation of A heritage of contemporary Africa recounts the complete breadth of Africa's political, financial, and social historical past during the last centuries.

  • Adopts a long term method of present matters, stressing the significance of nineteenth-century and deeper indigenous dynamics in explaining Africa's later twentieth-century challenges
  • Places a better specialize in African organisation, specifically throughout the colonial encounter
  • Includes extra in-depth assurance of non-Anglophone Africa
  • Offers multiplied insurance of the post-colonial period to take account of modern advancements, together with the clash in Darfur and the political unrest of 2011 in Egypt, Tunisia, and Libya

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