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The prehistory of East Africa.

Sonia Mary Cole

The prehistory of East Africa.

by Sonia Mary Cole

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Published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previous ed.: Penguin, 1954.

The Physical Object
Pagination383p. :
Number of Pages383
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22838127M

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[citation needed] The earliest known recorded history arose in Ancient Egypt, and later in Nubia, the Sahel, the. The period of European domination of Africa began in the 15th cent. with Portuguese exploration of the coasts of Africa in an attempt to establish a safe route to India and to tap the lucrative gold trade of Sudan and the east coast trade in gold, slaves, and ivory conducted for centuries by Arabs and Swahili.

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Early anatomically modern humans are known to have been present at Jebel Irhoud, in what is now Morocco, from aboutyears ago. The Nile valley (Ancient Egypt) participated in the development of the Old World Neolithic. Africa in World History book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

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55s. The first edition of this book was published by Penguin Books ten years ago; it was at the time and has remained ever since the only work which summarizes our archaeological knowledge of East.

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