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Fistful of Shells: West Africa from the Rise of the Slave Trade to the Age of Revolution


Toby Green

A remarkable new history that transforms our understanding of West Africa by showing the complex system of trade that existed there before the international slave trade, using cowrie shells as currency.

Edition:
Hardback
Penguin Books Ltd
31/01/2019

£30.00