Penguin, 1966, Paperback, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: N/A., First Penguin Edition
Penguin African Library No. AP20; cover design by Germano Facetti using an Athenian Vase & a Marka mask; This book is concerned with the story of Africa from antiquity to modern times, as told in the chronicles and records of chiefs and kings, travellers and merchant-adventurers, poets and pirates and priests, soldiers and men of learning. The African Past is designed to illustrate the drama and variety, challenge and achievement that play so great a part in Africa's long history & is offered as a contribution to the fuller understanding of Africa today, and also as a guide to the Africa of yesterday and of long ago. Edges slightly browned but pages clean, a tight copy; incld. index - 381 pages. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Indigenous Cultures; Sociology & Culture; Penguin African Library; Africa; Travel & Places. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: SAF00087.