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Great book. I previously knew very little about the continent, but purchased this book for a class I was taking. Unlike most textbooks, I enjoyed reading this and am keeping it. Read morePublished 6 months ago by W. Johnston
On the whole, one of my favorite reads. Of course, even in a volume of this length, the author cannot go into great detail in everything that has related to Africa during its... Read morePublished 6 months ago by W. Walker
Well written, but not very many pictures or maps to describe the areas.Published 9 months ago by Sandy Daponde
Africa is a huge continent with diverse geography and peoples, so any effort to encompass the entire history of the continent in one volume will, by necessity, either omit or... Read morePublished 11 months ago by L. M. Crane
While this book is a bit dated, as it ends with the Rwandan Genocide and the free elections held in South Africa that led to the election of Nelson Mandela in 1994, John Reader's... Read morePublished 14 months ago by Brandon Whisenhunt