Out of Our Minds Reason and Madness in the Exploration of Central Africa by Johannes Fabian

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Published by University of California Press .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • African history: c 1500 to c 1900,
  • African history: from c 1900 -,
  • African studies,
  • Social & cultural anthropology,
  • TRAVEL & HOLIDAY,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • c 1900 - c 1914,
  • Ethnology,
  • Anthropology - General,
  • Social Science,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • History,
  • Sociology,
  • Africa,
  • Expeditions & Discoveries,
  • Africa - Central,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / General,
  • Africa, Central,
  • Ethnologists,
  • Fieldwork,
  • First contact of aboriginal peoples with Westerners

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages335
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7710777M
ISBN 100520221230
ISBN 109780520221239

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