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Historical Dictionary of Guinea
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Thomas O'Toole, Janice E. Baker
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-03-16 - Publisher: Scarecrow Press

Thoroughly updated and extensively revised, this 4th edition provides a very solid and substantial guide to a better understanding of this richly endowed but poorly understood nation. Students and others seeking information about the country will find an introductory narrative accounting of Guinea's political and economic history, a chronology that
Historical Dictionary of Guinea
Language: en
Pages: 446
Authors: Mohamed Saliou Camara, Thomas O'Toole, Janice E. Baker
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-07 - Publisher: Scarecrow Press

This fifth edition of Historical Dictionary of Guinea covers the full scope of Guinea’s history. This is done through a chronology, an introductory essay, appendixes, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 800 cross-referenced entries on , key events, leaders, governmental, international, religious, and other private organizations, policies,
Historical Dictionary of the Republic of Guinea-Bissau
Language: en
Pages: 642
Authors: Peter Karibe Mendy, Richard A. Lobban Jr.
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-17 - Publisher: Scarecrow Press

Guinea-Bissau is a small country in West Africa, and yet it managed to wrest its independence from Portugal back in 1973, at the cost of a long and bitter struggle against seemingly implacable odds. This was a time to be proud of, and there was also a moment about two
Historical Dictionary of Guinea (Republic of Guinea/Conakry)
Language: en
Pages: 204
Authors: Thomas O'Toole
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987 - Publisher: Metuchen, N.J. : Scarecrow Press

Historical, biographical, statistical and bibliographical information on Guinea, Africa and its leaders.
Historical Dictionary of Guinea
Language: en
Pages: 279
Authors: Thomas O'Toole, Ibrahima Bah-Lalya
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: African Historical Dictionarie

For English speakers, the collection is a double blessing as this is the first time such a source of information on the French speaking countries is presented to them in their own language. --WEST AFRICA ...a valuable addition to Africanist reference collections. --INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF AFRICAN HISTORICAL STUDIES