GENERAL HISTORY OF AFRICA -- SELECTED RESOURCESKeeley Library Revised January 23, 2001
BACKGROUND INFORMATION ABOUT AFRICA
|in World Book Encyclopedia.
Americana. Danbury, CT:Grolier, 1999
|Decalok Samuel et.al. "Africa" v. 1||Steel, Robert W. et.al. "Africa". v. 1|
OF AFRICA-- BROWSING GUIDE 960'S
See our guide, Finding Your Way in the Library, and our Library Floor Plan to locate books on the shelves.
General History of Africa
961's Tunisia and Lybia
962's Egypt and Sudan
963's Ethiopia and Eritrea
964's Northwest African Coast and Offshore Islands
966's West Africa and Offshore Islands
967's Central Africa and Offshore Islands
968's Southern Africa Republic of South Africa
969's South Indian Ocean Islands
To locate items in our library network, search our New WebCat™using the following subjects.
Africa, West--Social life and customs
|Heads of state--Africa--Biography
Africa, East--Description and travel.
Ethiopia--Description and travel.
Africa--Politics and governme
Sudan--Description and travel.
Egypt--Description and travel.
GENERAL HISTORY OF AFRICA--SELECTED REFERENCE BOOKS
|Resource Type:||Selected Title||Call Number|
|African History: Atlases||Cultural atlas of Africa
Maps of the world.
|Ref. 960 C968 1998
REf. 912 G875 1997
These are usually
specializing in one area
|Encyclopedia of Africa south
of the Sahara
Peoples of the world. The Middle East and North Africa : the culture, geographical setting, and historical background of 30 peoples of the Middle
East and North Africa
Peoples of the world. Africans south of the Sahara
The Encyclopedia of Africa. -
|Ref. 967.003 E56 1997
Ref. 956 M913 1992
Ref. 960 M913 1991
|African History: Article Reprints||Global Studies: Africa||Ref. 960.3 RAM|
|Ancient Africa [videorecording]||960.1 A541 1998|
|Africa [videorecording] : a history denied||960 A258 1995|
Books in the Circulating Collection
|African people in world history||909.0496 C598 1993|
|Lords of the savanna : the Bambara, Fulani, Igbo, Mossi, and Nupe||966.0496 K862 1997|
|Traditional Africa /||960 M665 1996|
|Centuries of greatness : the West African kingdoms, 750-1900||966 K86 1995|
|The Efe : people of the Ituri Rain Forest||967.51 S625 1993|
|South Africa : troubled land /||968 P281 1992|
|Ethiopia : the roof of Africa||963 K96 1991|
|Modern African political leaders||960.32 R225 1998|
|Lands of the Nile : East Africa, Ethiopia, Sudan, Egypt.||960 L263 1986|
PERIODICALS AND NEWS ARTICLES ONLINE
|SIRS NEWSPAPER AND PERIODICAL REPRINTS:||INFOTRAC WEB ONLINE PERIODICALS DATABASE||ELECTRIC LIBRARY|
of Congress Country Studies
Includes information for twelve of the African countries
CIA World Factbook: Country profiles section includes statistics, maps, flags,
of Pennsylvania African
Studies Web Resources This excellent site will lead you to facts about each African country: news, statistics, and links to other Web sites.
|BBC World Service :The BBC, one of the world's most successful radio networks, provides the latest news from around the world, including from almost all of the African countries.||CNN Online Page : U.S. 24-hour video news channel. News, updated every few hours, includes text, pictures, and film. Good external links.|
|African History Sourcebook||Internet Public Library Newspaper Links grouped byregion: http://www.ipl.org/reading/news/|
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