Unformatted text preview: —Merrick Posnansky, Cotsen Institute of Archaeology at UCLA “This is essential reading for anyone interested in African history, and should be the first book read by anyone who does not know anything about African history.” —Paul E. Lovejoy FRSC, Distinguished Research Professor, Canada Research Chair in African Diaspora History “An excellent guide for introducing the field to beginning graduate students and even upper division undergraduates.” —Edward Alpers, Professor of History, UCLA “The essays to this book are well written, well thought-out, and very effective in describing the sources and methods used by historians of Africa.” —H-NET REVIEWS 2006 John Edward Philips is professor of International Society, Hirosaki University, and author of Spurious Arabic: Hausa and Colonial Nigeria (Madison: University of Wisconsin African Studies Center, 2000). Jacket design: Lisa Mauro 9 781580 462563 ISBN 1-58046-256-1...
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- African diaspora, professor of history, African Diaspora History