By Andrew M. Reid, Paul J. Lane
This quantity explores the diversity of interactions among the old assets and archaeology which are on hand at the African continent. The contributions, written via quite a number specialists on assorted facets of African archaeology, current the underlying concerns such as:
- The clash and collaboration within the origin of contemporary Africa;
- African buying and selling groups preserving their independence from Europe;
- The affects of the Atlantic slave trade.
This represents the 1st attention of ancient archaeology over the African continent as an entire and consequently offers a massive assessment for African archaeologists and historians. This seminal quantity additionally explores Africa's position in worldwide structures of proposal and monetary improvement for historic archaeologists and historians alike.
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African Historical Archaeologies by Andrew M. Reid, Paul J. Lane