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Africa 2001

the state, human rights and the people

by Herbert Ekwe-Ekwe

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Published by International Institute for Black Research in Reading .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • National state.,
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Politics and government -- 1884-1960.,
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Politics and government -- 1960-

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesAfrica two thousand and one.
    StatementHerbert Ekwe-Ekwe.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJQ1879.A15 E49 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 121 p. ;
    Number of Pages121
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21478135M
    ISBN 10187438701X

    If you are only going to get through one book about Africa, this is it. A concise yet comprehensive look at a fascinating continent. Published by User, 18 years ago "Africa" is the companion volume to the recent PBS series of the same name, and like the series, is organized into eight parts, each one focusing on a particular. 20 top books about Africa, including both fiction and nonfiction. In the 19 th century, as the nations of Europe rushed to grab ever-larger expanses of territory there, Africa was known as the Dark Continent. In some ways, that label is still apt. Everywhere else—Europe, Asia, the Americas—understanding of Africa and Africans is limited, and far too often wildly distorted.

    Nowhere in Africa (German: Nirgendwo in Afrika) is a German film that was written and directed by Caroline screenplay is based on the autobiographical novel of the same name by Stefanie tells the story of the life in Kenya of a German-Jewish family that emigrated there in to escape persecution in Nazi film won the Academy Award for Best Foreign. Read more about this on Questia. Africa (ăf´rĬkə), second largest continent ( est. pop. 1,,,), c,, sq mi (30,, sq km) including adjacent to the north (c.4, mi/7, km wide), Africa straddles the equator and stretches c.5, mi (8, km) from Cape Blanc (Tunisia) in the north to Cape Agulhas (South Africa) in the south.

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