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We two in West Africa

Decima Moore Guggisberg

We two in West Africa

by Decima Moore Guggisberg

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Published by W. Heinemann in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, West,
  • Africa, West.
    • Subjects:
    • Folklore -- Africa, West,
    • Africa, West -- Travel

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Decima Moore and Major F. G. Guggisberg... With numerous illustrations and maps.
      ContributionsGuggisberg, Frederick Gordon, Sir, 1869-1930.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT497 .G85
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi (i. e. xvi), 368 p.
      Number of Pages368
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL7009555M
      LC Control Number09018476
      OCLC/WorldCa2652915

      The history of West Africa in the nineteenth century is chequered with jihads – Islamic holy wars. While differing in place, timing and execution, all show religious and political similarities, and all brought about important changes in the societies in which they occurred. . In the first few years of the war, the RAF recrui West Africans for ground duties in the British West Africa colonies of the Gold Coast, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, and the Gambia. To be sure, British personnel, who were succumbing to West Africa's punishing heat and enervating malarial attacks, needed support from an acclimatized populace Author: Kwei Quartey.

      Salt is so important to those living in Africa because it is an important part of a person's diet. When people and animals perspire, or sweat, they lose salt in their perspiration. People who live in hot climates, like West Africa, perspire a lot and must replace the salt they lose. Ibn Battuta’s journey to West Africa provides a contrast of two worlds: Battuta’s pre-modern Islamic culture conflicting with African societies’ interpretation of Muslim beliefs and tribal traditions. He is especially critical of the various roles of women he observes—thus, allowing us.

      Timbuktu (/ ˌ t ɪ m b ʌ k ˈ t uː /) (French: Tombouctou; Koyra Chiini: Tumbutu) is a city in Mali, situated 20 km (12 mi) north of the Niger town is the capital of the Timbuktu Region, one of the eight administrative regions of had a population of 54, in the e: BWh. West Africa was so powerful because of its smart leaders who led West Africa to its heights. Sundiata. MALI Sundiata developed the ever so important city of Timbuktu. Timbuktu was a center of trade and culture. Timbuktu's location really helped with its success because it was in between the two vegetation zones of the desert and savannah meet.


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