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Overview of the history of Africa in the classical era
General History of Africa Volume II – Ancient civilizations of Africa
by G.Mokhtar (edited by), published by Heinemann, (1981), 0435948067
A brief overview of seven African empires
7 Influential African Empires
by Evan Andrews, published by History Stories by History.com, (2017, updated 2018)
Individual historical Africans
In Search of Ancient North Africa: A History in Six Lives
by Barnaby Rogerson, published by Haus Publishing, (2020), 9781912208784
Religion in ancient Africa
Africa’s Great Civilisations, Series 1, The Cross and the Crescent, King Ezana of Axum and Christianity
by Henry Louis Gates Jr (presented by), published by BBC, (2016)
Quiz - student's copy
Includes a Vocabulary section.
Quiz - teacher's copy
Includes a Vocabulary section and a Take It Further challenge.
Text © Christopher Terry, 2021.