By Richard J. Reid

up-to-date and revised to stress long term views on present matters dealing with the continent, the recent 2nd version of A heritage of recent Africa recounts the complete breadth of Africa's political, financial, and social background over the last centuries.

  • Adopts a long term method of present concerns, stressing the significance of nineteenth-century and deeper indigenous dynamics in explaining Africa's later twentieth-century challenges
  • Places a better concentrate on African corporation, particularly throughout the colonial encounter
  • Includes extra in-depth insurance of non-Anglophone Africa
  • Offers elevated assurance of the post-colonial period to take account of contemporary advancements, together with the clash in Darfur and the political unrest of 2011 in Egypt, Tunisia, and Libya

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