0333599578 See if you have enough points for this item. The market-leading range...This fourth edition of this best-selling core history textbook offers a richly illustrated, single volume, narrative introduction to African history, from a hugely respected authority in the field. 9781137524812, 1137524812 Simply link your Qantas Frequent Flyer membership number to your Booktopia account and earn points on eligible orders.Either by signing into your account or linking your membership details before your order is placed.Shop thousands of Books, Audio Books, DVDs, Calendars, Diaries and Stationery, then proceed to checkout.Earn 2 Qantas Points per $1 spent. Building on the book's established reputation and success, this third edition has been revised and updated throughout in the light of new research and recent events. A very through and enlightning overview of Africa's history up to the present day.I learned a great deal about Africa from reading this book.This is a must read for this continent. eText ISBN: I do admit that I would have been completely lost in reading more personal accounts of African history had I not had this to kind of form a chronological framework on which to place things. I do admit that I would have been completely lost in reading more personal accounts of African history had I not had this to kind of form a chronological framework on which to place things. The clear and simple language Now fully revised and updated, this classic text offers an illustrated and critical narrative introduction to the history of Africa from earliest times to the present. I was irritated by the fact that an extensive part of the first chapter warned against the problems of looking at history as a series of epochs because it ignores the way that Africa really developed and tends to be Eurocentric, but that the book then continued to describe things in as epochs for the remainder. History of Africa 4th Edition by Kevin Shillington and Publisher Red Globe Press. How history is written truly tells us what to think of the past and present. Published by Red … He holds a Master of Arts and Doctor of Philosophy in African history from the University of London. Buy the eBook. Save up to 80% by choosing the eTextbook option for ISBN: 9781137524812, 1137524812.