By: GATES, JR., HENRY LOUIS; DAVIS, LYNN (PHOTOGRAPHS).
Alfred A. Knopf, New York: 1999.:
Edition: First American Edition.
Seller ID: 12085X1
Condition: Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition.
An exuberant, visually stunning journey across Africa and through the history of its glorious by forgotten civilization. Traveling by camel, by dhow, by Land Cruiser, and on foot, the renowned scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr., takes us to twelve countries in search of Africa's magnificent past, the now neglected civilizations that in their day were as grand and sophisticated as any on the face of the earth. Illustrated with spectacular full-page photographs. Includes an Index. View More...