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Towards The African Renaissance: Essays In African Culture & Development, 1946 1960

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Published by Red Sea Press(NJ) (first published January 1st 2000)
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Cheikh Anta Diop was an Afrocentric historian, anthropologist, physicist and politician who studied the human race's origins and pre-colonial African culture.


Diop's first work translated into English, The African Origin of Civilization: Myth or Reality, was published in 1974. It gained a much wider audience for his work. He proved that archaeological and anthropological evidence supported his view
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