African states and rulers (Book, 1999) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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African states and rulers

Author: John Stewart
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
Begins with an overview of African geopolitical history. Entries include the official name of the country or state, dates of the name, location, capital, and alternative names including cross-references to previous and later changes. Includes a Chronology of events across the continent, an index of rulers by name, a chart of colonial powers and their African holdings and African nations' dates of admission to the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography Dictionaries
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Stewart
ISBN: 0786406135 9780786406135
OCLC Number: 41476752
Description: xii, 420 pages ; 27 cm
Contents: An Overview of African Geopolitical History --
The Modern Countries with Their Historical Constituents --
The Colonial Powers' Holdings --
Dates of Admission into the United Nations.
Responsibility: John Stewart.


This exhaustive reference allows the user quickly to determine what happened in or to each country and when - changes of names, political systems, rulers, and so on. The term "state" is loosely  Read more...
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