The Africans by David Lamb audiobook

The Africans

By David Lamb
Read by Nelson Runger

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18.42 Hours 1
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David Lamb, critically-acclaimed author of The Arabs, spent four years in Africa as a news correspondent, traveling through 48 of its countries. Written in 1983, The Africans is a remarkable and very personal commentary on the people of this vast continent. It offers colorful, close-up views of presidents, peasants, guerilla leaders, and merchants while tracing a vivid history of one of the most varied populations on earth. Everyone interested in world cultures will find The Africans a fascinating experience.

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Summary

Summary

David Lamb, critically-acclaimed author of The Arabs, spent four years in Africa as a news correspondent, traveling through 48 of its countries. Written in 1983, The Africans is a remarkable and very personal commentary on the people of this vast continent. It offers colorful, close-up views of presidents, peasants, guerilla leaders, and merchants while tracing a vivid history of one of the most varied populations on earth. Everyone interested in world cultures will find The Africans a fascinating experience.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Essential reading for an understanding of modern-day Africa” New York Times Book Review
“A primer for all of us who don’t know enough about the Dark Continent…a fascinating and important book.” Playboy
“A rare overview of the wild and frequently unreported developments on the world’s second-largest continent…an intelligent and powerful argument for sanity and humanity.” Philadelphia Inquirer

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Author Bio: David Lamb

Author Bio: David Lamb

David Lamb, critically-acclaimed author of The Arabs, spent four years in Africa as a news correspondent, traveling through forty-eight of its countries. Written in 1983, The Africans is a remarkable and very personal commentary on the people of this vast continent. It offers colorful, close-up views of presidents, peasants, guerilla leaders, and merchants while tracing a vivid history of one of the most varied populations on earth. Everyone interested in world cultures will find The Africans a fascinating experience.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Nonfiction/History
Runtime: 18.42
Audience: Adult
Language: English