Encyclopedia of African History

The Encyclopedia of African History is a three-volume work dedicated to African history. It was edited by Kevin Shillington and published in New York City by Routledge in November 2004.[1] The Library of Congress subjects for this work are Africa, History, and Encyclopedias.

Like most encyclopedias, it is arranged alphabetically, and includes illustrations, maps, a bibliographical reference section and an index. The encyclopedia covers a variety of subjects such as economics, sociology, ethnic studies, and military science.

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  1. ^ Shillington, Kevin (2004). Encyclopedia of African History. Routledge. ISBN 978-1-57958-245-6.