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By Herb Boyd,Shey Wolvek-Pfister

ISBN-10: 1934389188

ISBN-13: 9781934389188

African heritage For Beginners explores the wealthy historical past of this continent of contrasts. realize the honour of the Pharaohs and Towers of Zimbabwe, the cosmology of the Yoruba, the braveness of the Masai and the golden wonders of Mali, the paintings treasures of the Bushongo and the sophistication of the Egyptians. it's a exact documentary portrait of the Africans’ fight to maintain their cultural history and place of origin.

Recent archeological discoveries point out that Africa used to be the delivery position of humankind. Over the a while, the riches and wonders of Africa have attracted the realm. but the Africans themselves usually remained unknown or misunderstood. here's a booklet to set the old checklist straight. 

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