Fall of the Asante Empire: The Hundred-Year War for Africa's Gold Coast

By: Edgerton, Robert B.

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First Edition, First Printing. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 8vo; 293 pages with index, chapter notes and bibliography. ----------- At the start of the 19th century West Africa's strongest empire, the Asante, ruled over 3 million people and enjoyed a wealth and military strength unparalleled in the region; but its conflicts with the British Empire proved its downfall. Enjoy one of the few in-depth histories to tackle the history of the African nation and its unique successes in its struggle for control of the Gold Coast. -- Midwest Book Review.

Title: Fall of the Asante Empire: The Hundred-Year War for Africa's Gold Coast

Author Name: Edgerton, Robert B.

Categories: AFRICAN AMERICAN STUDIES,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: New York, Free Press: 1995

ISBN Number: 0029089263

ISBN Number 13: 9780029089262

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Type: Book

Seller ID: 008891

Keywords: Politics & Social Sciences; Anthropology. Africa - History; Colonialism,