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Boahen, A. Adu

Overview
Works: 91 works in 314 publications in 4 languages and 5,095 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Publishing director, Other, Director
Classifications: DT20, 960
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Most widely held works about A. Adu Boahen
 
Most widely held works by A. Adu Boahen
The Horizon history of Africa( Book )

9 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 1,761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the cultural, political, and social history of Africa illustrating the nation's transformation from a tribal society to a modern civilization
African perspectives on colonialism by A. Adu Boahen( Book )

25 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This history deals with the twenty-year period between 1880 and 1900, when virtually all of Africa was seized and occupied by the Imperial Powers of Europe. Eurocentric points of view have dominated the study of this era, but in this book, one of Africa's leading historians reinterprets the colonial experiences from the perspective of the colonized
General history of Africa by Unesco( Book )

50 editions published between 1981 and 1990 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deals with the period beginning at the close of the Neolithic era, from around the eighth millennium before our era. This period of some 9,000 years of history has been sub-divided into four major geographical zones, following the pattern of African historical research. Chapters 1 to 12 cover the corridor of the Nile, Egypt and Nubia. Chapters 13 to 16 relate to the Ethiopian highlands. Chapters 17 to 20 describe the part of Africa later called the Magrhib and its Saharan hinterland. Chapters 21 to 29, the rest of Africa as well as some of the islands of the Indian Ocean.--Publisher's description
Africa under colonial domination 1880-1935 by Unesco( Book )

16 editions published between 1981 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Africa was partitioned and colonized by the Europeans. After military conquest came the commercial exploitation of the wealth of Africa. The intensity of resistance to colonization varied from one region to another, but a new economic and social system linked with colonization was put in place, bringing about unprecedented demographic and political change."--Publisher's description
The history of Ashanti Kings and the whole country itself and other writings by Prempeh( Book )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The text is an indispensably detailed document that charts the history of the Asante monarchy from the seventeenth to the nineteenth centuries. Context is provided by the inclusion of other writings by or about Agyeman Prempeh, together with four introductory essays by the world's leading scholars of Asante history
Ghana : evolution and change in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries by A. Adu Boahen( Book )

12 editions published between 1975 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yaa Asantewaa and the Asante-British War of 1900-1 by A. Adu Boahen( Book )

9 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mfantsipim and the making of Ghana : a centenary history, 1876-1976 by A. Adu Boahen( Book )

7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Afrique sous domination coloniale : 1880-1935 / [Comité scientifique international pour la rédaction d'une Histoire générale de l'Afrique (Unesco)]( Book )

10 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in French and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Histoire générale de l'Afrique by Unesco( Book )

25 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in French and Italian and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ghanaian sphinx : reflections on the contemporary history of Ghana, 1972-1987 by A. Adu Boahen( Book )

7 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ghanaian establishment : its constitution, its detentions, its traditions, its justice and statecraft, and its heritage of Ghanaism by J. B Danquah( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The growth of African civilisation; the revolutionary years West Africa since 1800 by J. B Webster( Book )

9 editions published between 1967 and 1978 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clio and nation-building in Africa : inaugural lecture delivered at the University of Ghana, Legon, on Thursday, 28th November, 1974 by A. Adu Boahen( Book )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

African perspectives on European colonialism by A. Adu Boahen( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General history of Africa( Book )

6 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Histoire générale de l'Afrique by Unesco( Book )

5 editions published in 1985 in French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Histoire générale de l'Afrique by Unesco( Book )

5 editions published in 1996 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historia general de Africa( Book )

4 editions published in 1987 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

África bajo el dominio colonial (1880-1935)( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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African perspectives on colonialism
Alternative Names
Adu Boahen, A.

Adu Boahen, Albert

Adu Boahen, Albert 1932-

Albert Adu Boahen Ghanaian academic

Albert Adu Boahen ghanaischer Historiker und liberaler Politiker

Albert Adu Boahen historicus uit Ghana (1932-2006)

Boahen, A. A.

Boahen, A. A. 1932-

Boahen, A. Adu

Boahen, A. Adu 1932-

Boahen A. Adu 1932-2006

Boahen, A. Adu (Albert Adu), 1932-

Boahen, Adu.

Boahen, Adu 1932-

Boahen, Adu A. 1932-

Boahen, Albert A. 1932-

Boahen, Albert A. Adu 1932-

Boahen, Albert Adu.

ボアヘン, A. アドウ

Languages
English (174)

French (44)

Spanish (6)

Italian (2)

Covers
General history of AfricaAfrica under colonial domination 1880-1935The history of Ashanti Kings and the whole country itself and other writingsYaa Asantewaa and the Asante-British War of 1900-1Mfantsipim and the making of Ghana : a centenary history, 1876-1976The Ghanaian sphinx : reflections on the contemporary history of Ghana, 1972-1987