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Red Gold of Africa

Copper in Precolonial History and Culture

by Eugenia W. Herbert

  • 96 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by University of Wisconsin Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African history,
  • History of specific subjects,
  • Iron, steel & metals industries,
  • History,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • History: World,
  • Sub-Saharan Africa,
  • Economics - General,
  • General,
  • Africa - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages438
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10316884M
    ISBN 100299096041
    ISBN 109780299096045

      Customs data shows that the UAE imported $ billion worth of gold from Africa in , more than any other country and up from $ billion in .   Red represents the blood of the martyrs, black represents the color of the people and fertile soil, and green represents the fertile fields of Africa. Gold represents the wealth of Africa, peace, harmony and/or hope.

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Eugenia W. Herbert. Univ of Wisconsin Press, - History - pages. 2 Reviews. The classic history of copper working and use throughout Africa A finalist for the 4/5(2). Red gold of Africa.

Madison, Wis.: University of Wisconsin Press, (OCoLC) Online version: Herbert, Eugenia W. Red gold of Africa. Madison, Wis.: University of Wisconsin Press, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors.

Red Gold of Africa Copper in Precolonial History and Culture Eugenia W. Herbert The classic history of copper working and use throughout Africa "Red Gold of Africa is researched with a depth of scholarship that will leave future historians green with envy.

It is also written with a literary eloquence which makes each new idea a joy to savour. Red Gold of Africa is researched with a depth of scholarship that will leave future historians green with envy. It is also written with a literary eloquence which makes each new idea a joy to savour.

The judgements are made with humane detachment and cool humour to enhance their persuasive force. The book is a masterpiece." -Journal of African. Red gold: Copper arts of Africa: [exhibition catalog] Paperback – January 1, by Eugenia W Herbert (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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""Red Gold of Africa" is researched with a depth of scholarship that will leave future historians green with envy. It is also written with a literary eloquence which makes each new idea a joy to savor. The judgements are made with humane detachment and cool humor to enhance their persuasive force.

The book is a masterpiece.". This volume catalogs the impressive gold collection held by the Gold of Africa Barbier-Mueller Museum in Cape Town, South Africa. It illustrates and surveys an enormous range of ornamental objects from the Sahel and the central West African forest regions.

The pieces date from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries and include headdresses Reviews: 3. Get this from a library. Red gold: copper arts of Africa: [exhibition catalog]. [Eugenia W Herbert; Mount Holyoke College. Art Museum.]. Main 1() Toll Free 1() HUNT-SCI.

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