Chapter 7: Islam and the Sudanic states of west Africa.
Notes from chapter 7 of History of Africa by Shillington (4th edition) for Introduction to Africa. Provides overview of Islam and trade in Africa as well as kingdoms such as Ghana, Mali, and Songhay.
Chapter 6: Trans-Saharan trade and the kingdom of ancient Ghana
Notes from Chapter 6 Section 3 of History of Africa by Shillington (4th edition) for Introduction to African Studies. Provides details on early trans-Saharan trade and the kingdom of ancient Ghana.
Provides an outline to early African history in terms of evolution and the peopling across the continent. Outlines early ethnic groups in Africa and prehistorical ways of life.