By Andrew M. Reid, Paul J. Lane

ISBN-10: 0306479966

ISBN-13: 9780306479960

ISBN-10: 1441988637

ISBN-13: 9781441988638

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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