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African History Links

These sites are of interest. The Woyingi Blogger does not endorse the content of these sites. Please inform me if any of the links do not work.

Animated Atlas of African History 1879-2002

The Centre Æquatoria is a research center, library, and collection of archives, annex guesthouse, specialized in the languages, cultures, and the (pre-colonial and colonial) history of sub-Saharan Africa, with special emphasis on the peoples of the central Congo basin

Internet African History Sourcebook

BBC The Story of Africa

Asians in Africa: This website presents the history of South Asians in East Africa

The Scramble for Africa

Civilizations in Africa

Africa Past & Present: Podcast about history, culture and politics, from Michigan State University

Baobab Project: History of the Asante State (in Modern Day Ghana)

ASWAD: Association for the Study of the Worldwide African Diaspora (ASWAD) is a not-for-profit, tax deductible organization of international scholars seeking to further our understanding of the African Diaspora, that is, the dispersal of people of African descent throughout the world.

The portal “Memória de África” (Memoirs of Africa) and “Memória do Oriente” (Memoirs of the Orient) belongs to Fundação Portugal-África. It’s a primary instrument, the first, which tries to explore the historical thread of memories that unite Portugal with Portuguese speaking countries and thus builds a bridge between our common past, enabling establishment of an identity that is shared by the people of these countries

African History @ About.com

Chronology of African Independence Page

PBS Africa: Africa Challenge History Quiz

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  1. Susan Malter said, on February 2, 2013 at 7:09 pm

    The link to Scramble for Africa did not work when I tried it.


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