Red Gold Of Africa: Copper in Precolonial History and Culture by Eugenia W. Herbert

Red Gold Of Africa: Copper in Precolonial History and Culture

byEugenia W. Herbert

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The classic history of copper working and use throughout Africa
A finalist for the 1985 Herskovits Prize
First Paperback Edition

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Eugenia W. Herbert is the E. Nevius Rodman Professor of History Emeritus at Mount Holyoke College and book review editor of the African Studies Review. Among her recent publications are Iron, Gender, and Power: Rituals of Transformation in African Societies and Twilight on the Zambezi: Late Colonialism in Central Africa.
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Title:Red Gold Of Africa: Copper in Precolonial History and CultureFormat:PaperbackDimensions:438 pages, 9 × 6 × 1.1 inPublished:January 1, 2003Publisher:University Of Wisconsin PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0299096041

ISBN - 13:9780299096045

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"Red Gold of Africa is a sensitive piece of scholarship, an important addition to the literature for those who seek understanding of culture through its material and technological rendition."—Technology and Culture