ISBN13:978-0195140842 ISBN10: 0195140842 This edition has also been released as: ISBN13: 978-0195140835 ISBN10: 0195140834
Edition/Copyright:02 Cover: Paperback Publisher:Oxford University Press Published: 04/28/2002 International: No
View Author Bio
Northrup, David : Boston College
Advance praise: "In this judicious and sweeping survey, David Northrup astutely examines Africans' active and wide ranging engagements with Europeans over four centuries. Not just victims, Africans proved remarkably resilient and adaptable in their varied encounters with Europeans. Encompassing both collective experiences and individual voices, Northrup paints a rich portrait of the African response."
--Philip Morgan, Johns Hopkins University
Submitted By Publisher, November, 2002
View Table of Contents
1. First Sights - Lasting Impressions
Elite Africans in Europe to 1650 Enslaved Africans in Europe to 1650 discovering Europeans in Africa Southeast Africa, 1589-1635 Kongo Cosmology
2. Politics and Religion
The Meanings of Religious Conversion Benin and Warri The Kingdom of Kongo Swahili and Mutapa Ethiopia Conclusions
3. Commerce and Culture
African Trading Strategies The Eighteenth Century Language, Trade, and Culture Sexual Encounters Conclusion
4. Atlantic Imports and Technology
Evaluating Inland Trade Textiles and Metals Tobacco and Distilled Spirits Guns and Politics Economic and Social Consequences
5. Passages in Slavery
Capture in Africa The Middle Passage New Identities Creolization Africanization Conclusion
6. Africans in Europe, 1650-1850
African Delegates and Students Servants of High and Low in Continental Europe Anglo-Africans Scholars and Churchmen Concluding Observations
Other Editions of Africa's Discovery of Europe 1450-1850:
0195140842 Good title in good condition. Pages contain underlining, highlighting, and/or writing. Binding tight. Covers have some wear and creasing. Satisfaction guaranteed. If item not as described,...show more return for refund of purchase price. ...show less
$1.99 +$3.99 s/h
One Planet Books Columbia, MO
Ships same day or next business day! UPS expedited shipping available (Priority Mail for AK/HI/APO/PO Boxes). Used sticker & some writing and/or highlighting. Used books may not include working access...show more code or dust jacket ...show less
$1.99 +$3.99 s/h
Silver Arch Books St Louis, MO
CD Missing. Selection as wide as the Mississippi.
$1.99 +$3.99 s/h
thriftbooks-com Auburn, WA
Millions of satisfied customers and climbing. Thriftbooks is the name you can trust, guaranteed. Spend Less. Read More.
$1.99 +$3.99 s/h
Yankee Clipper Books Windsor Locks, CT
CD Missing. Sail the Seas of Value
$2.49 +$3.99 s/h
GreatBookPrices Westminster, MD
Used, Acceptable Condition, may show signs of wear and previous use. Please allow 4-14 business days for delivery. 100% Money Back Guarantee, Over 1,000,000 customers served.
$3.50 +$3.99 s/h
HPB - Concord Concord, CA
2002 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or ac...show morecess codes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$5.00 +$3.99 s/h
Books End NY Syracuse, NY
2002 Trade paperback Very Good+ 0195140842. 9.10 X 6.10 X 0.50 inches.
$5.00 +$3.99 s/h
Textbookcenter.com Columbia, MO
SHIPS FAST! via UPS(AK/HI Priority Mail) within 24 hrs/ used sticker/some hilite
$5.25 +$3.99 s/h
Earthlight Books Olympia, WA
0195140842 Ex-academic library markings, Good, clean text, paperback binding, light to moderate wear to corners and edges, may have previous owner's signature, remainder mark, sticker/residue, and/or ...show moreother minor aesthetic flaws. Satisfaction guaranteed. Earthlight Books is a family owned and operated, independent bookstore serving Walla Walla, Washington since 1973. ...show less
Free Shipping Get Free Shipping on orders over $25 (not including Rental and Marketplace). Order arrives in 5-10 business days.
Need it faster? We offer fast, flat-rate expedited shipping options.
Not the right book for you? We'll gladly take it back within 30 days.
To return an eTextbook:
Your eTextbook is non-returnable once it's been activated. You must contact us about returning your eTextbook before you activate it.
Returns are accepted within 30 days of the purchase date on your order confirmation.
This book qualifies for guaranteed cash back! Buy it now for , then:
Sell it back by:
Guaranteed cash back:
Cost of this book after cash back:
Take advantage of Guaranteed Cash Back. Send your book to us in good condition before the end of the buyback period, we'll send YOU a check, and you'll pay less for your textbooks!
If you find this book for less on Amazon.com (direct from Amazon, not marketplace sellers), we'll match it.
In our warehouse, waiting to ship directly to you.
We hand-inspect every used textbook to make sure it's in good condition.
Buy it now. Sell it later!
Sell this textbook for cash!
When you're done with this book, sell it back to Textbooks.com. In addition to the best possible buyback price, you'll get an extra 10% cash back just for being a customer.
We buy good-condition used textbooks year 'round, 24/7. No matter where you bought it, Textbooks.com will buy your textbooks for the most cash.
We hand-inspect every one of our used textbooks to ensure good condition.
Our used textbooks do NOT have:
Missing or torn pages
Missing or torn cover
Torn or damaged binding
A broken spine
This textbook has never been used.
Due to the size of eTextbooks, a high-speed internet connection (cable modem, DSL, LAN) is required for download stability and speed. Your connection can be wired or wireless.
Being online is not required for reading an eTextbook after successfully downloading it. You must only be connected to the Internet duringthe download process.
XP or Windows 7 (32 or 64 running in 32 bit mode), or Mac OS 10.6 or above
At least 512 MB RAM, 600 mHZ processor, and 40 MB of hard drive space (75MB for Mac OS)
What is the Marketplace? It's another way for you to get the right price on the books you need. We approved every Marketplace vendor to sell their books on Textbooks.com, so you know they're all reliable.
What are Marketplace shipping options? Marketplace items do not qualify for free shipping. When ordering from the Marketplace, please specify whether you want the seller to send your book Standard ($3.99/item) or Express ($6.99/item). To get free shipping over $25, just order directly from Textbooks.com instead of through the Marketplace.
FREE UPS 2nd Day Air Terms
Rental and Marketplace items are excluded. Offer is valid from 1/21/2013 12:00PM to 1/23/2013 11:59AM CST. Your order must be placed by 12 Noon CST to be processed on the same day. Minimum order value is $100.00 excluding Rental and Marketplace items. To redeem this offer, select "FREE UPS 2ND DAY AIR" at checkout. Offer not is not valid on previous orders.