Based on the scholarship in the acclaimed academic Encyclopedia of Africa, which is aimed at college and graduate students, this work presents Africa, from Egypt to Cape Town and from prehistoric times to the present day, in a format that is inviting to high school students. The 4-vol. set spans many disciplines with its articles on animals, foods, holidays and festivals, tribal groups, ecology, music and art, trade and the economy, geography, religion, folklore, and fossil and skeletal discoveries.
* Published/Released: December 2001
* ISBN: 0-684-80650-9
* DDC: 960.03
* Product number: 173480
* Number of vols. in set: 4
* Shipping Weight: 12.00 lbs (5.44 kgs)