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Recommended Books

Austen, Ralph A. Trans-Saharan Africa in World History. New York: Oxford University Press, 2010.

Azevedo, Mario Joaquim, ed. Africana Studies: A Survey of Africa and the African Diaspora. 2nd ed. Durham: Carolina Academic Press, 1998.

Bohannan, Paul, and Philip D Curtin. Africa & Africans. Prospect Heights: Waveland Press, 1964.

Collins, Robert O., and James M. Burns. A History of Sub-Saharan Africa. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2007.

Curtin, Philip D, Steve Feierman, Jan Vansina, and Leonard Thompson, eds. African History: From the Earliest Times to Independence. London: Longman, 1978.

Austen, Ralph A. Trans-Saharan Africa in World History. New York: Oxford University Press, 2010.

Azevedo, Mario Joaquim, ed. Africana Studies: A Survey of Africa and the African Diaspora. 2nd ed. Durham: Carolina Academic Press, 1998.

Bohannan, Paul, and Philip D Curtin. Africa & Africans. Prospect Heights: Waveland Press, 1964.

Collins, Robert O., and James M. Burns. A History of Sub-Saharan Africa. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2007.

Curtin, Philip D, Steve Feierman, Jan Vansina, and Leonard Thompson, eds. African History: From the Earliest Times to Independence. London: Longman, 1978.

Davidson, Basil. African Civilization Revisited: From Antiquity to Modern Times. 1st ed. Trenton: Africa World Press, 1991.

Fage, J. D, and Roland Anthony Oliver, eds. The Cambridge History of Africa. 8 vols. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1975.

Fage, J. D. A History of Africa. 4th ed. London: Routledge, 2002.

Falola, Toyin. Key Events in African History: A Reference Guide. Westport: Greenwood Press, 2002.

Gilbert, Erik, and Jonathan T. Reynolds. Africa in World History: From Prehistory to the Present. 3rd ed. Upper Saddle River: Pearson, 2012.

Iliffe, John. Africans: The History of a Continent. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1995.

Khapoya, Vincent B. The African Experience. 2nd ed. Englewood Cliffs: Prentice Hall, 1998.

Lamb, David. The Africans. New York: Vintage Books, 1982.

Oliver, Roland Anthony. The African Experience: From Olduvai Gorge to the 21st Century. 2nd ed. Boulder: Westview Press, 2000.

Reader, John. Africa: A Biography of the Continent. New York: Vintage Books, 1997.

Shillington, Kevin. History of Africa. 3rd ed. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.

Unesco. General History of Africa. 8 vols. London: Heinemann Educational Books, 1981.

Belcher, Stephen Paterson. African Myths of Origin. New York: Penguin, 2005.

Connah, Graham. Forgotten Africa: An Introduction to Its Archaeology. London: Routledge, 2004.

Coquery-Vidrovitch, Catherine. The History of African Cities South of the Sahara: From the Origins to Colonization. Princeton: Markus Wiener Publishers, 2005.

Davidson, Basil. The Lost Cities of Africa. Rev. ed. Boston: Little, Brown, 1970.

Ehret, Christopher. The Civilizations of Africa: A History to 1800. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 2002.

Isichei, Elizabeth Allo. A History of African Societies to 1870. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1997.

Newman, James L. The Peopling of Africa: A Geographic Interpretation. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1995.

Northrup, David. Africa’s Discovery of Europe 1450-1850. 2nd ed. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002.

Oliver, Roland Anthony. Africa in the Iron Age, C500 B.C. to A.D. 1400. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1975.

———. The Dawn of African History. London: Oxford University Press, 1961.

———. Medieval Africa, 1250-1800. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2001.

Phillipson, David W. African Archaeology. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1988.

Thornton, John K. Africa and Africans in the Making of the Atlantic World, 1400-1800. 2nd ed. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1998.

Boahen, A. Adu. African Perspectives on Colonialism. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1987.

Cooper, Frederick. Africa since 1940: The Past of the Present. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2002.

Coquery-Vidrovitch, Catherine. Africa and the Africans in the Nineteenth Century: A Turbulent History. Armonk: M.E. Sharpe, 2009.

———. The History of African Cities South of the Sahara: From the Origins to Colonization. Princeton: Markus Wiener Publishers, 2005.

Coquery-Vidrovitch, Catherine, and Beth G. Raps. African Women: A Modern History. Boulder: Westview Press, 1997.

Davidson, Basil. Modern Africa: A Social and Political History. 3rd ed. London: Longman, 1994.

Hargreaves, John D. Decolonization in Africa. 2nd ed. New York: Longman, 1996.

Meredith, Martin. The Fate of Africa: A History of the Continent Since Independence. New York: Public Affairs, 2011.

Oliver, Roland Anthony, and Anthony Atmore. Africa since 1800. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1994.

Reid, Richard J. A History of Modern Africa: 1800 to the Present. 2nd ed. Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell, 2009.

Beswick, Stephanie, and Jay Spaulding. Women in the Horn of Africa: Oral Histories, Migrations, and Military and Civil Conflict. East Lansing: Michigan state university press, 2006.

Phillipson, D. W. Foundations of an African Civilisation: Aksum and the Northern Horn, 1000 BC-AD 1300. Woodbridge: James Currey, 2012.

Pouwels, Randall. Horn and Crescent: Cultural Change and Traditional Islam on the East African Coast, 800-1900. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1987.

Birmingham, David, and Phyllis Martin, eds. History of Central Africa: The Contemporary Years since 1960. New York: Longman, 1998.

Birmingham, David, and Phyllis M. Martin. History of Central Africa. 2 vols. London: Longman, 1983.

Davidson, Basil. A History of East and Central Africa to the Late Nineteenth Century. Garden City: Anchor Books, 1969.

Wills, A. J. An Introduction to the History of Central Africa: Zambia, Malawi, Mbabwe. 4th ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1985.

Atieno Odhiambo, E. S. A History of East Africa. London: Longman, 1977.

Beachey, R. W. A History of East Africa, 1592-1902. London: I.B. Tauris, 1996.

Davidson, Basil. A History of East and Central Africa to the Late Nineteenth Century. Garden City: Anchor Books, 1969.

Ingham, Kenneth. A History of East Africa. London: Longman, 1962.

Okello, Benson. A History of East Africa. Kampala: Fountain Publishers, 2002.

Oliver, Roland A. History of East Africa. 3 vols. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1963-76.

Were, Gideon S. East Africa through a Thousand Years: A History of the Years A.D. 1000 to the Present Day. New York: Africana, 1971.

Clancy-Smith, Julia Ann. North Africa, Islam, and the Mediterranean World: From the Almoravids to the Algerian War. Portland: Frank Cass, 2001.

Imamuddin, S. M. A Modern History of the Middle East and North Africa. Dacca: Najmahsons, 1970.

Issawi, Charles Philip. An Economic History of the Middle East and North Africa. New York: Columbia University Press, 1982.

Julien, Charles André. History of North Africa: Tunisia, Algeria, Morocco. From the Arab Conquest to 1830,. New York: Praeger, 1970.

Naylor, Phillip Chiviges. North Africa: A History from Antiquity to the Present. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2009.

Rogerson, Barnaby, and John Hoste. North Africa: A History from the Mediterranean Shore to the Sahara. London: Duckworth Overlook, 2012.

Beck, Roger B. The History of South Africa. Westport: Greenwood Press, 2000.

Berger, Iris. South Africa in World History. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009.

Davenport, T. R. H. South Africa: A Modern History. Houndmills: Macmillan, 1977.

Ross, Robert. A Concise History of South Africa. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1999.

Thompson, Leonard Monteath. A History of South Africa. 3rd ed. Yale Nota Bene. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2001.

Ajayi, J. F. Ade, and Michael Crowder, eds. History of West Africa. 2 vols. New York: Columbia University Press, 1972-73.

Austen, Ralph A. Trans-Saharan Africa in World History. New York: Oxford University Press, 2010.

Crowder, Michael, and Guda Abdullahi. A History of West Africa: A.D. 1000 to the Present. London: Longman, 1979.

Davidson, Basil. West Africa Before the Colonial Era: A History to 1850. New York: Longman, 1998.

Isichei, Elizabeth Allo. History of West Africa since 1800. New York: Africana, 1977.

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