Cold Read Essay

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Regional Outline for: Sub-Saharan Africa | |8000 – 600 CE |600 – 1450 CE |1450-1750 CE |1750 – 1914 CE |1914 - Present | |Politics |Pharaoh/queen (living incarnation of |Kingship legitimized by Islam, |leaders cooperated with slave |Re-colonization of Africa; Sierra |Decolonization of Africa; attempt at | | |sun god), internal disorder, |‘People of The Book’, Bantu |traders; monarchy |Leone, Liberia ; coastal kingdoms |representative government; involved | | |invasions (900 BCE), irrigation |(stateless societies) | |ruled by warlords/merchants; |in WWII; renewed independence | | | | | |intertribal war; Revolutions; |efforts( civil war, government | | | | | |White Man’s Burden |corruption; socialism | |Economy |Trade with Kush and Mesopotamia, |Trade, with Islam as unifying factor,|Triangular Trade/ Trans-Atlantic |End of Atlantic Slave Trade( Islamic |Globalized economies; mercantilism in| | |agricultural villages engaged in |trans-Saharan trade routes; Ghana |Slave Trade; guns traded for slaves; |states of West Africa still trade |former colonies; poverty stricken | | |trade.

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