This post is for sharing favorite books on the following history topics:
Ancient African History
Kush, Berbers, Songhai, Zanj, Zimbabweans
(For the list of all history topics addressed by this blog, click here.)
There is a helpful overview of African history with maps at How Stuff Works.com.
There are also relevant pages in the Kingfisher Atlases of World History and the Ancient World.
For Elementary Students:
Ancient Africa: Modern Rhymes About Ancient Times by Susan Altman. (If you can find it for a reasonable price!)
Nelson Mandela’s Favorite African Folktales by Nelson Mandela:
For High School Students:
What are your favorite history books on this topic? Feel free to share with a comment below.