Njinga of Angola : Africa's warrior queen

Level D WWA967.301 /528429 Available
Full title: Njinga of Angola : Africa's warrior queen / Linda M. Heywood.
Main author: Heywood, Linda M. 1945- (Author)
Format: Book           


Summary: One of history's most multifaceted rulers but little known in the West, Queen Njinga rivaled Elizabeth I and Catherine the Great in political cunning and military prowess. Today, she is revered in Angola as a heroine and honored in folk religions. Her complex legacy forms a crucial part of the collective memory of the Afro-Atlantic world.--
Language: English
Published: Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 2017.
Classmark: WWA967.301 /528429
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Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN: 9780674971820
0674971825