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African history C1000-1900 focusing on Benin: SOW download
Wider World Histories, Key Stage 3: Africa C1000-1900
How do we learn more about Africa and African history?
Is it true that Benin enjoyed a ‘golden age’ during the 15th and 16th centuries?
Did the Obas of Benin really rule through superstition and fear?
Why did the Obas of Benin participate in the slave trade?
How much can we learn from Mahommah Gardo Baquaqua’s slave narrative?
Could you bring Sir Harry Rawson to justice for the Benin Massacre?
Should the British Museum return the Benin Bronzes?
How well connected was Early Modern Africa? Challenging Hugh Trevor Roper.
Wider World Histories, Key Stage 3: Africa C1000-1900, Introductory Lessons
How accurate is Professor Olupona’s interpretaton about the influence of Islam in Africa?
How and why was Africa ‘invented’ in the 19th century?
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