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Cosmopolitan Africa: 1700-1875 - Getz, Trevor R, Professor
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Cosmopolitan Africa, 1700-1875 , offers an alternative interpretation of the 175 years leading up to the formal colonization of Africa by Europeans. In this brief and affordable text, author and series editor Trevor R. Getz demonstrates how Africans pursued lives, constructed social settings, forged trading links, and imagined worlds that were sophisticated, flexible, and well adapted to the increasingly global and fast-paced interactions of this period. Getz's interpretation of a cosmopolitan Africa is based on careful ...

Cosmopolitan Africa: 1700-1875 2012, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780199764709

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