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political history of Ghana

David Kimble

political history of Ghana

the rise of Gold Coast nationalism, 1850-1928

by David Kimble

  • 320 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby David Kimble.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16522275M
ISBN 100198216238

The project, which was known as Ghana History Book Project, was formally launched at Agona Swedru, in the Central Region of Ghana on 14th April, In February , the name of the project was changed from Ghana History Book Project to Ghana State Book Project.   The best books on Ghana: The Beautyful Ones Are Not Yet Born by Ayi Kwei Armah, Ama Ata Aidoo’s Changes: A Love Story, and My First Coup d’Etat by John Dramani : Pushpinder Khaneka.

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A new name of great resonance in African history is adopted - Ghana (although the ancient kingdom of that name was far to the north, in present-day Mali). Independence: from Nkrumah, well aware of his status at the head of the first west African nation to emerge from colonialism, dreams of leading the continent into a Marxist future. A political history of Ghana The rise of Gold Coast nationalism. by KIMBLE, D.: and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at


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