Africa [videorecording] written and presented by Basil Davidson
Disc 1 (episode 1). Different but equal -- disc 2 (episode 2). Mastering a continent -- disc 3 (episode 3). Caravans of gold -- disc 4 (episode 4). The king and the city -- disc 5 (episode 5). The Bible and the gun -- disc 6 (episode 6). This magnificent African cake -- disc 7 (episode 7). The rise of nationalism -- disc 8 (episode 8). The legacy.~~~
KING LEOPOLD'S GHOST: A STORY OF GREED, TERROR, AND HEROISM IN COLONIAL AFRICA. (e-book ordered 1/25/2016)
NOSTALGIA FOR THE FUTURE: WEST AFRICA AFTER THE COLD WAR.(e-book ordered 1/25/2016)
[Will update page when e-books are in the system-- kj]
Getting Started: Key databases to use
Provides multi-disciplinary coverage about African including politics, history, economics, business, mining, development, social issues, anthropology, natural history, literature, language, law, music and much more
This digital collection documents key aspects of the history of slavery worldwide over six centuries.
Includes four databases which contain records of nearly 35,000 separate slaving voyages between 1514 and 1866.
As the subject specialist for African Studies and African American Studies, I am the library liaison to the Department of African and African American Studies and the Duke University Center for African and African American Research. I select all types of materials for the library (print, electronic, and visual) and I am currently developing collection polices for Africa – China Relations, African Foodways, and Afro-Caribbean History and Culture