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The Resource African beginnings, James Haskins & Kathleen Benson ; paintings by Floyd Cooper

African beginnings, James Haskins & Kathleen Benson ; paintings by Floyd Cooper

Label
African beginnings
Title
African beginnings
Statement of responsibility
James Haskins & Kathleen Benson ; paintings by Floyd Cooper
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents an illustrated introduction to Africa's ancient empires, and includes discussion of African music and dance, art and religion, trade with Europe, and slavery and colonization
Summary
Presents the history of Africa's rich cultural empires from the early part of the millennium through the time of Christopher Columbus
Illustration
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
190518
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-2005
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Haskins, James
Dewey number
960
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DT22
LC item number
.H323 1998
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1210
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Benson, Kathleen
  • Cooper, Floyd
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Africa
Target audience
juvenile
Label
African beginnings, James Haskins & Kathleen Benson ; paintings by Floyd Cooper
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Nubia -- Egypt -- Kush and Meroë -- Jenne-jeno -- The spread of iIslam -- Ghana -- Mali -- Songhay -- Timbuktu -- Benin -- Great Zimbabwe -- Kongo -- Music and dance -- Art and religion -- European trade -- Slavery and colonization -- Milestones in African history
Control code
ocm30108631
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780688102562
Lccn
94009848
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)30108631
Label
African beginnings, James Haskins & Kathleen Benson ; paintings by Floyd Cooper
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Nubia -- Egypt -- Kush and Meroë -- Jenne-jeno -- The spread of iIslam -- Ghana -- Mali -- Songhay -- Timbuktu -- Benin -- Great Zimbabwe -- Kongo -- Music and dance -- Art and religion -- European trade -- Slavery and colonization -- Milestones in African history
Control code
ocm30108631
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780688102562
Lccn
94009848
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)30108631

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