Female Monarchs and Merchant Queens in Africa

Female Monarchs and Merchant Queens in Africa

Ohio Short Histories of Africa

by Nwando Achebe

Published by: Ohio University Press

224 pages, 108.00 x 178.00 x 0.00 mm

  • ISBN: 9780821424070
  • Published: July 2020

£12.99

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Drawing from distinctly African source materials and methods, Achebe’s groundbreaking historical account examines the shared power, influence, and authority that uniquely African, female-gendered entities—people, diviners, and deities—exert across Africa’s interconnected physical and spiritual worlds.