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This source comprises round 1400 entries at the significant peoples that experience maintained a cultural identification within the zone - from historical to fashionable occasions - summarising their heritage, migration, tradition, trust method, social business enterprise, and dating to different peoples.

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Seventy seven The physique of Ramesses III (r. 1186–1155 b. c. e. ).. . . . . . . . 194 Sattar Khan (1868–1914). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . eighty Stone lintels and pillars on the Luxor Temple complicated. . . 197 The Ziggurat of Ur within the twenty first century b. c. e. . . . . . . . . . . . 86 Inscriptions at the Merneptah Stele. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 198 A Bambara musician. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ninety four The Mausoleum of Sultan Qaitbay in Cairo, Egypt. . . . . . 202 A wood sculpture created by means of a Bambara artist. . . . . . . . ninety six pill depicting the destruction of town of Susa.. . . . . 206 A Bamileke sculpture.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ninety seven An Elamite vessel (ca. 3000 b. c. e. ). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 207 A Bedouin lady. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 106 The Burj Dubai. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 209 A 19th-century Beja warrior. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 107 The Shida Monument in Asmara, Eritrea. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 213 A 16th-century bronze head from Benin. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 111 The Church of Saint George in Lalibela, Ethiopia. . . . . . . 220 A Beninese sculpture. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 112 A Falasha girl developing a clay pot. . . . . . . . . . . . . 224 A Berber lady. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 113 A Fang sculpture. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 226 a conventional Betsimisiraka condo. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 121 A Fon bronze sculpture of a farmer. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 229 The nationwide meeting construction in Botswana. . . . . . . . . . 124 A Fulani lady donning hair and ear ornament. . . . . . 230 a conventional Burkinese mosque. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 128 Fulani farm animals. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 233 A Bangwa sculpture of a mom and baby. . . . . . . . . . . . 134 a contemporary Ghilzai guy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 248 viii List of Illustrations and Maps ix element of the Alexander Sarcophagus. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 252 A Masai lady donning conventional beaded jewelry.. . . . 428 A coin that includes Ptolemy I Soter (ca. 367–283 b. c. e. ). . . 256 a standard Malagasy sculpture. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 431 Ruins of Greek stoa (covered walkways) at Smyrna. . . . . 258 the good Mosque in Niono, Mali. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 441 A 15th-century Sapi stone sculpture. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 272 A 15th-century sculpture from important Mali. . . . . . . . . . . 442 a standard Guro masks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 274 A Manding sword and sheath.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 444 King Faysal of Iraq (1883–1933). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 279 A Mende lady with an problematic coiffure. . . . . . . . . . . 458 A adorned Hausa residence. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 283 the normal script used to write down the Mende language. 460 A reconstruction of the fortifications surrounding the Hittite urban of Hattusa. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 296 An Ndengese sculpture. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 463 An aristocratic Tustsi lady. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 299 Kublai Khan (1215–1294). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 465 Igbo ceremonial dancers. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 302 The headstone of a king of the Marinid Dynasty of Morocco . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 472 A bronze Igbo bowl. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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