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Cheikh Anta Diop. THE. AFRICAN. ORIGIN. OF. CIVILIZATION. Myth or Reality. Translated from the French by. MERCER COOK. LAWRENCE HILL & COMPANY . Lawrence Hill Books. Cheikh Anta Diop. THE. AFRICAN. ORIGIN. OF. CIVILIZATION. Myth or Reality ranslated from the French by. MERCER COOK. Editorial Reviews. Language Notes. Text: English, French (translation). From the Back Cover. Edited and translated by Mercer ronaldweinland.info and scholars alike.
Soundtrack to this review - please listen :- The Ancient Egyptians, the founders of the civilisation that built the pyramids and brought writing, geometry, religion and science to the Greeks and others , were Black, as in 'Negro' as in, they looked more like the Yoruba or the Kikuyu or the Xhosa than any group of Semitic people. Their sacred sites were in Upper Egypt, their true homeland. Their gods were there, and t Soundtrack to this review - please listen :- The Ancient Egyptians, the founders of the civilisation that built the pyramids and brought writing, geometry, religion and science to the Greeks and others , were Black, as in 'Negro' as in, they looked more like the Yoruba or the Kikuyu or the Xhosa than any group of Semitic people. Their gods were there, and the heads of those gods were painted coal black. The Egyptians made no distinction of colour between themselves and the Nubians or other Black Africans. Herodotus says they were black and had woolly hair. The Bible says it.
Diop's two books, Nations negres et culture and Anteriorite des civilizations negres, which have profoundly influenced thinking about Africa around the world. It was largely because of these works that, at the World Festival of the Arts held in Dakar in , Dr. Diop shared with the late W. DuBois an award as the writer who had exerted the greatest influence on Negro thought in the 20th century. Read more Allow this favorite library to be seen by others Keep this favorite library private. Find a copy in the library Finding libraries that hold this item History Document Type: Cheikh Anta Diop.
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