The Heart of Africa

By: Campbell, Alexander

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xii + 487 pp + vii (index). Red cloth with gold lettering on spine, index, 16 pp. of b/w photos. Corners bumped, slight edge wear, a couple pages dog-eared, a small scrap of bronw paper used as a bookmark resulting in browned gutters to pp 122/123. Jacket shows minor edge wear with a little chipping, spine sunned, some darkening. An attractive copy.

A survey of Africa south of the Sahara at mid-20th century by a long-time resident who shares his observations and interviews during tens of thousands of mile of travel up and down the continent. Campbell deals with the impact of education, industrialization, detribalization and all the many ethnicities which make up African society.; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall

Title: The Heart of Africa

Author Name: Campbell, Alexander

Categories: General History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Alfred A Knopf: 1954

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket

Seller ID: 005111

Keywords: History African History African Culture Industrial Development Tribal Society