By Ivan Van Sertima - African Presence In Early Europe



Author: Ivan Van Sertima


  • Evolution of the Caucasoid; First invaders / Legrand Clegg II
  • Black Athena : the African and Levantine roots of Greece; African presence in the ancient Mediterranean isles and mainland Greece
  • Moor : light of Europe's dark age / Wayne B. Chandler; Cairo : science academy of the middle ages / Beatrice Lumpkin and Siham Zitzler
  • African presence in the early history of the British isles and Scandinavia / Don Luke; Mystery of the arctic Twa : a letter to the editor / Legrand H. Clegg II
  • African popes / Edward Scobie

Binding: Paperback

Release Date: 01-01-1987

Details: The debt owed to African and Arab Moors for certain inventions usually credited to the Renaissance is discussed, as well as the much earlier Afro-Egyptian influence on Greek science and philosophy. The book is divided into six parts: The First Europeans: African Presence in the Ancient Mediterranean Isles and Mainland Greece; Africans in the European Religious Hierarchy (madonnas, saints and popes); African Presence in Western Europe; African Presence in Northern Europe; African Presence in Eastern Europe.

Package Dimensions: 8.4 x 5.9 x 0.7 inches