Facing the Sea of Sand: The Sahara and the Peoples of Northern Africa

by Barry Cunliffe

Hardcover, 2023

Status

Available

Call number

961

Publication

Oxford University Press (2023), 416 pages

Description

Northern Africa is dominated now by the Sahara Desert, stretching across the continent from the Atlantic Ocean to the Red Sea. This book is about the people who lived around the edges of the Desert and the different ways in which they responded to its challenges, establishing networks of communication across its expanse.

Language

Original language

English

Physical description

416 p.; 9.5 x 8 inches

ISBN

0192858882 / 9780192858887
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