Brokers of Change

Atlantic Commerce and Cultures in Pre-Colonial Western Africa
Author(s): 
Green, Toby
ISBN: 
9780197265208
Date published: 
June 2012
Hardback
Price: 
£65.00

This is an important collection of essays focusing on pre-colonial trade and African-European interaction, looking at western Africa between Senegal and Sierra Leone. It spans the whole pre-colonial period between the first Portuguese voyages of discovery and the transition to legitimate commerce in the 19th century.