Red Gold Of Africa: Copper in Precolonial History and Culture

Paperback | January 1, 2003

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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The classic history of copper working and use throughout AfricaA finalist for the 1985 Herskovits PrizeFirst Paperback Edition

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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Format: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