The Making of Contemporary Africa, 2nd edition

The Development of African Society since 1800
Author(s): 
Freund, Bill
ISBN: 
033369872X
Date published: 
May 1998
Paperback
Price: 
£14.99
Pages: 
352

Review of first edition:'a landmark in African historiography.' - Journal of African History Fully revised and updated to include the momentous events that have taken place in South Africa, The Making of Contemporary Africa provides a refreshing reinterpretation of the complex events in sub-Saharan Africa since the eighteenth century. It also serves as a succinct introduction to the history of modern Africa, incorporating in the text a critical appraisal of the best scholarship in recent years.