African Kingdoms: An Encyclopedia of Empires and Civilizations, 1st Edition

  • Saheed Aderinto
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  • ISBN-10: 1610695801
  • ISBN-13: 9781610695800
  • DDC: 960.03
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 426 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released October 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017
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Overview

This history-rich volume details the sociopolitical, economic, and artistic aspects of African kingdoms from the earliest times to the second half of the 19th century.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication.
Contents.
List of Entries.
Preface.
Introduction: Uncovering Africa’s Past.
Timeline.
A.
1: Adamawa.
2: Aksum.
3: Allada.
4: Almohad.
5: Almoravid.
6: Alodia (Alwa).
7: Ankole (Nkore).
8: Arochukwu.
9: Asante (Ashanti).
B.
10: Badagry.
11: Baguirmi.
12: Bamum.
13: Benin.
14: Borno (Bornu, Kanem-Borno, Kanem-Bornu).
15: Buganda.
16: Busoga.
C.
17: Carthage.
D.
18: Dahomey.
19: Darfur.
20: Denkyira.
21: Dotawo.
E.
22: Egba (Abeokuta).
23: Egypt.
24: Epe.
25: Ethiopia.
F.
26: Fante.
27: Fez.
28: Funj (Sennar Sultanate).
29: Futa Jallon.
30: Futa Toro.
G.
31: Ghana.
32: Great Zimbabwe.
33: Guiziga Bui Marva.
34: Gyaman.
I.
35: Ibadan.
36: Igala.
37: Ijebu.
38: Ile-Ife.
39: Ilesa.
K.
40: Kaabu.
41: Kano.
42: Katsina.
43: Kerma.
44: Kilwa Kisiwani.
45: Kitara.
46: Kom.
47: Kong.
48: Kongo.
49: Kuba.
50: Kush.
L.
51: Lagos.
52: Laimbwe.
53: Lesotho.
54: Loango.
55: Luba.
56: Lunda.
M.
57: Mahi.
58: Mali.
59: Malinke.
60: Mandara.
61: Mankessim.
62: Mapungubwe.
63: Maravi.
64: Marinids.
65: Meroë.
66: Mutapa.
N.
67: Napata.
68: Ndongo.
69: Nobadia (Migi).
70: Nok.
71: Nri.
72: Numidia.
O.
73: Ogbomoso.
74: Ohori.
75: Ondo.
76: Ouagadougou.
77: Oyo (Old Oyo).
R.
78: Rwanda.
S.
79: Sabé.
80: Shambaa.
81: Sokoto.
82: Songhai.
T.
83: Takrur.
84: Timbuktu.
85: Toucouleur.
W.
86: Wanga.
87: Weh Fondom.
88: Whydah.
89: Wolof (Jolof, Wollof, Ouolof).
Y.
90: Yatenga.
Z.
91: Zulu.
Primary Documents.
92: Duarte Barbosa.
93: FATHER Jerome LOBO.
94: Olfert Dapper.
95: Ayuba Suleiman Diallo.
96: James Bruce.
97: Olaudah Equiano.
98: Dixon Denham.
99: Henry Francis Fynn.
100: Richard Lander.
101: Samuel Ajayi Crowther.
102: Heinrich Barth.
103: Ann Martin Hinderer.
104: Mary Kingsley.
105: Mary Hall.
Further Reading.
About the Editor and the Contributors.
Index.
Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication.
Contents.
List of Entries.
Preface.
Introduction: Uncovering Africa’s Past.
Timeline.
A.
1: Adamawa.
2: Aksum.
3: Allada.
4: Almohad.
5: Almoravid.
6: Alodia (Alwa).
7: Ankole (Nkore).
8: Arochukwu.
9: Asante (Ashanti).
B.
10: Badagry.
11: Baguirmi.
12: Bamum.
13: Benin.
14: Borno (Bornu, Kanem-Borno, Kanem-Bornu).
15: Buganda.
16: Busoga.
C.
17: Carthage.
D.
18: Dahomey.
19: Darfur.
20: Denkyira.
21: Dotawo.
E.
22: Egba (Abeokuta).
23: Egypt.
24: Epe.
25: Ethiopia.
F.
26: Fante.
27: Fez.
28: Funj (Sennar Sultanate).
29: Futa Jallon.
30: Futa Toro.
G.
31: Ghana.
32: Great Zimbabwe.
33: Guiziga Bui Marva.
34: Gyaman.
I.
35: Ibadan.
36: Igala.
37: Ijebu.
38: Ile-Ife.
39: Ilesa.
K.
40: Kaabu.
41: Kano.
42: Katsina.
43: Kerma.
44: Kilwa Kisiwani.
45: Kitara.
46: Kom.
47: Kong.
48: Kongo.
49: Kuba.
50: Kush.
L.
51: Lagos.
52: Laimbwe.
53: Lesotho.
54: Loango.
55: Luba.
56: Lunda.
M.
57: Mahi.
58: Mali.
59: Malinke.
60: Mandara.
61: Mankessim.
62: Mapungubwe.
63: Maravi.
64: Marinids.
65: Meroë.
66: Mutapa.
N.
67: Napata.
68: Ndongo.
69: Nobadia (Migi).
70: Nok.
71: Nri.
72: Numidia.
O.
73: Ogbomoso.
74: Ohori.
75: Ondo.
76: Ouagadougou.
77: Oyo (Old Oyo).
R.
78: Rwanda.
S.
79: Sabé.
80: Shambaa.
81: Sokoto.
82: Songhai.
T.
83: Takrur.
84: Timbuktu.
85: Toucouleur.
W.
86: Wanga.
87: Weh Fondom.
88: Whydah.
89: Wolof (Jolof, Wollof, Ouolof).
Y.
90: Yatenga.
Z.
91: Zulu.
Primary Documents.
92: Duarte Barbosa.
93: FATHER Jerome LOBO.
94: Olfert Dapper.
95: Ayuba Suleiman Diallo.
96: James Bruce.
97: Olaudah Equiano.
98: Dixon Denham.
99: Henry Francis Fynn.
100: Richard Lander.
101: Samuel Ajayi Crowther.
102: Heinrich Barth.
103: Ann Martin Hinderer.
104: Mary Kingsley.
105: Mary Hall.
Further Reading.
About the Editor and the Contributors.
Index.