African Daily Life
Welcome to History Link 101's African Daily Life Page. Here you will find excellent links to Daily Life, History, and Western, Eastern, and Southern African Empires. History Link 101 is a site developed for World History Classes, by a World History Teacher.
Cora Connection West African music and instruments.
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African Drums and Dance Includes pictures of African drums and videos of performances.
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Key Moment in Life Essays on major life events for Africans and the relationship of Art to them.
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African Farming Development One page of research notes based on area
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Development of Cities in Ancient Africa One page of research notes.
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African History By the BBC. Very nice site with good graphics.
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Essay on African History to 1500 by Frank Smitha.
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Explore Wonders of Africa by PBS. Pictures and explanations of sites from around Africa.
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Africa Odyssey Includes categories of people, ceremonies, daily life, death and burial, and communications by Odyssey Online.
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Slide show of African Empires
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Series of One Page Essays on African Empires
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Road to Timbuktu By PBS.
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West African Empires One page on Ghana, Mali and Songhay and the coming of Islam to Wester Africa. Includes maps, and graphic organizers.
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Mali and Songhai One page summary.
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History of Mali One page.
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West African Empires Page details of cultures Ghana, Mali and Songhai. Page includes areas of overviews, capitals, politics and decline.
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Video of West Africa Empires Twenty-eight minute video.
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The Swahili Coast By PBS.
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East African Empires One page summary from MSU.
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Askum Empire One page summary.
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Ethiopian Empire One page summary.
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Empire of Nubia Small site with a summary, maps and images from Institute for the Study of the Ancient World in New York.
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East Africa's Swahili Coast One page summary with a map.
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Great Zimbabwe Riddle Description of the difficulty archeologist have had in understanding this complex city. Of interest is a schematic of the great enclosure and the surrounding area found in the middle the of page. Click on it to enlarge.
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Lost Cities of
the South By PBS.
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Great Zimbabwe Monument One page with pictures.
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Great Zimbabwe One page essay.
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