alibris logo

Cosmopolitan Africa: 1700-1875


Cosmopolitan Africa, 1700-1875 , offers an alternative interpretation of the 175 years leading up to the formal colonization of Africa by Europeans. In this brief and affordable text, author and series editor Trevor R. Getz demonstrates how Africans pursued lives, constructed social settings, forged trading links, and imagined worlds that were sophisticated, flexible, and well adapted to the increasingly global and fast-paced interactions of this period. Getz's interpretation of a "cosmopolitan Africa" is based on careful ...

  • Book Details
  • Seller
Cosmopolitan Africa: 1700-1875
2012, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780199764709

Trade paperback

Filter Results
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency