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date: 27 October 2020

African Biography and Historiography 

Source:
The Oxford Encyclopedia of African Historiography: Methods and Sources
Author(s):
Heather HughesHeather Hughes

Since the 1970s, biography writing in an African context has come of age. In order to understand this phenomenon, it is necessary to trace the forms it has taken, as well as the themes and preoccupations it has been concerned with.... ...

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