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By Ann Brower Stahl

Drawing on proof from a number of disciplines, Ann Brower Stahl reconstructs the day-by-day lives of Banda villagers of west important Ghana, from the time that they have been drawn into the Niger alternate (around advert 1300) until eventually British overrule was once verified early within the 20th century. The case research goals to heavily combine views drawn from archaeology, heritage and anthropology in African studies.

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