African Archaeological Review

, Volume 34, Issue 2, pp 301–302 | Cite as

Jeffrey H. Altschul, Ibrahima Thiaw and Gerald Wait: A Slave Who Would Be King: Oral Tradition and Archaeology of the Recent Past in the Upper Senegal River Basin

Archaeopress, Oxford, 2016, x+314 pp.; highly illustrated throughout with 142 colour plates. Printed ISBN 9781784913519. Epublication ISBN 9781784913526.
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.St. Mary’s College of MarylandSt. Mary’s CityUSA

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