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Notes on book preservation in West Africa.

John Harris

Notes on book preservation in West Africa.

by John Harris

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Published by University College, Library in Ibadan .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination[4]p. wrap.p.er,4p. ;
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Open LibraryOL19450127M

FACTORS RESPONSIBLE FOR HIGH POST-HARVEST FOOD LOSSES IN WEST AFRICA COUNTRIES High post-harvest food losses, arising from limited food preservation capacity, are a major factor constraining food and nutrition security in developing countries of West Africa where seasonal food shortages and nutritional deficiency diseases are still a major concern. empires in North Africa, three powerful empires flourished in West Africa. These ancient African empires arose in the Sahel, the savanna region just south of the Sahara. They grew strong by controlling trade. In this section you will learn about the West African empires of Ghana, Mali, and Songhai. Empire of Missing: book preservation.

Some of the initial preservation efforts of West African manuscripts are the collections of colonial officers. Academics later supplemented these collections. These efforts resulted in important print and digital repositories of West African manuscripts in Africa, Europe, and America. This book is not another story of subverted traditions, but of subversive ones. West African epics like Sunjata, Samori, and Lat-Dior offer a space from which to think about, and criticize, the issues of today, just as novels in European languages do. Through readings of documented performances and major writers like Yambo Ouologuem and Amadou.

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. This book is not a conventional book of home preserves. Procedures for preserving 50 products without refirgeration are described, using easy techniques, few resources, and natural methods without chemical additives. The procedures include: drying in the sun, fermentation, preservation .


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Health Preservation in West Africa. The author of this booklet has dedicated it to Sir Konald Ross, who, in an Introduction, makes the following statement: " Books like this one therefore fill a most important rôle as regards the development of tropical countries, in that they enable every one to help himself if ho chooses to do so."Cited by: 2.

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5 Authors Nwando Achebe: (pronounced: Wan-do Ah-chě-bě; [pronunciation key: ě as in pet]), the Jack and Margaret Sweet Endowed Professor of History, is an award-winning historian at Michigan State University.

She is founding editor-in-chief of the Journal of West African History; member of the African Studies Associations (ASA) oard of Directors, and past co-convenor.

West Africa covers an area of about one-fifth of the continent, or 6, sq km. The northern part of the region is a semi-arid terrain, south of the Sahara Desert. The southern part is covered by savannahs. The total population of West Africa exceeds million.

The most populous country is Nigeria with million inhabitants (). How this Book is Organized xxvii Special Features in the Text xxix Special Thanks xxxi Introduction 3 Chapter 1 Geography, Environment & Language 13 Explanations of Conditions in West Africa Today 13 Environment and History in West Africa 14 Environmental Zones of West Africa 17 The Windward and Leeward Coasts 26 A Note on State-Building.

There are twenty-one endemic and near-endemic forest birds in the Upper Guinea forest of West Africa. Less t km 2 of their habitat remains and this is being rapidly degraded and fragmented.

Eight threatened and two near-threatened birds were identified by Collar and Stuart () in this region based on the scant information then available. Special Book Issue, West African Journal of Archaeology. Ibadan, Demos Printers. Preservation of Land, Culture & Wildlife for the Development of Ecotourism in Africa.

West African Influences. Before the s historical interpretations of slavery suggested that the experience of the long and brutal voyage across the Atlantic Ocean and the humiliating and dehumanizing effect of enslavement destroyed the enslaved Africans' identity and severed them from their culture.

The anthropologist Melville J. Herskovits challenged this interpretation in his book. British West Africa East and Central Africa Francophone Africa North-west Africa Belgian Congo and Ruanda-Burundi Chapter 16 The Wars of Liberation' in Africa North-East Africa Portuguese Africa South Africa Chapter 17 The Independent Africa The Search for Party Democracy North Africa West Africa.

Early life. Kingsley was born in London on 13 Octoberthe daughter and oldest child of doctor, traveler, and writer George Kingsley and Mary Bailey. She came from a family of writers, as she was also the niece of novelists Charles Kingsley and Henry family moved to Highgate less than a year after her birth, the same home where her brother Charles George R.

("Charley. Subject Art History, Slave trade--Africa, West--History, Historic sites--Conservation and restoration--Africa, West Extent vii, 54 p.: ill., maps Description This thesis will explore the history and cultural heritage of the structures and sites along the West African coast, occupied by Europeans during the trans-Atlantic Slave Trade.

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the population figure of Africa vis-à-vis the world. This is an indication of a pivotal role of Africa in the world as indicated by its population as well as its endowed natural resources: Table.1 S/N AFRICA REGION POPUPALTION ( Estimate) POPULATION (% in World) 1.

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The CDC's most recent efforts in West Africa have employed a strategy known as RITE (rapid isolation and treatment of Ebola), which proved effective in reducing Ebola transmission in Liberia, Damon noted. RITE is performed by teams of epidemiologists, clinicians, sanitation workers, data managers, and communications experts, who travel to areas Missing: book preservation.The colonial expansion of European states in Africa was usually accompanied by missionary efforts to proliferate Christianity and European civilization.

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