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Africa: South of the Sahara

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Gives a broad overview of the countries of Africa that lie south of the Sahara desert. Briefly reviews the history of the continent, mentioning various trade routes and European dominance during the nineteenth century. Looks at cultural, political, and economic situations that affect more than 2,000 ethnic groups who live south of the Sahara.

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Runtime: 18 minutes 13 seconds

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