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new states of West Africa

Ken Post

new states of West Africa

by Ken Post

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, West.
    • Subjects:
    • Newly independent states,
    • Africa, West

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 203-219.

      Statement[by] Ken Post; maps drawn by N. S. Hyslop.
      SeriesPenguin African library, AP14
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT471 .P6 1968
      The Physical Object
      Pagination231 p.
      Number of Pages231
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5675449M
      LC Control Number68138767

      Nationalism and New States in Africa from about to the Present book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.4/5.   Why Have West African States Been So Prone to Conflict Over the Past Generation? The history of West Africa is a series of conflicts: Most of the states have seen civil wars (Sierra Leone, Liberia, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast), coups d’état (Gambia, Niger, Guinea) as well as ethnic and religious clashes (Benin, Nigeria, Mali) since gaining independence.

      Spread of Islam in West Africa. Islam reached the Savannah region in the 8th Century C.E., the date the written history of West Africa begins The Muslim-Arab historians began to write about West Africa in the early 8th century. The famous scholar Ibn Munabbah wrote as early as C.E., followed by Al-Masudi in C.E.   The proposed U.S. troop cuts in West Africa come amid a growing torrent of attacks by Islamic State and Qaeda affiliates — often working together in a rare reversal of their bitter rivalry in.

      West Africa Business Follow AllAfrica AllAfrica publishes around reports a day from more than news organizations and over other institutions and individuals, . South West Africa (Afrikaans: Suidwes-Afrika; German: Südwestafrika; Dutch: Zuidwest-Afrika) was the name for modern-day Namibia when it was under South African administration, from to Previously the colony of German South West Africa from –, it was made a League of Nations mandate of the British-ruled Union of South Africa following Germany’s Capital: Windhoek.


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