• African Origin of Civilization - The Myth or Reality

  • By: Cheikh Anta Diop
  • Narrated by: Frank Block
  • Length: 9 hrs and 55 mins
  • 4.8 out of 5 stars (176 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

This classic presents historical, archaeological, and anthropological evidence to support the theory that ancient Egypt was a black civilization.

©2020 Anta Diop (P)2020 Anta Diop
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  • Categories: History

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love it

I love this book, a pure work of genius the author paint a clear picture into the history of man

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Solid research and original propositions

Diop is truly the leading African humanist of our time. Indispensable to world history

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WOW WOW WOW!!!

I can kick myself for not having read this man's work early on in my life.

Every human being MUST read Diop's work.

I will read and re-read his work.

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Let's get it.

Haven't finished it yet but already know, I 'm going to reread it until I memorize every important note.

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History told from an honest point

I've finally read a history story told in context with honesty and integrity. The information was clear and concise. The story was told from a scientific point of view. There was not a single socio-political reference, a must read

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Good Book

good information and storyline, but at the same time a lot of misinformation. take is for what is worth and do your own research

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Loved it a must read!!!

This book should be added to every educational curriculum in the world especially in the USA!!!

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Best Afrocentric History yet!

Kemetic Science community rereading this book will help you all understand that ALL THE RELIGIONS today come from US! No we aren’t weak, worthless nor slaves. We are divine KINGS only to be reunited on universality once more. What was in the beginning will also be in the END!

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  • 11-26-20

Amazing book

There were nuances in his speaking. Nasal sounds, pronunciations, things like that that were extremely distracting for me.

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great material, mediocre narration

excellent content but the narrator could've been better. highly recommend nevertheless. wonder if there's an updated version now

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  • Mubayiwa T
  • 02-02-21

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Well put and a must read for anyone interested in African history. It is also expectly narrated.

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  • Michael R.
  • 07-02-20

History in depth

I'll have to listen a few more times. Theres so many layers of quality information .

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  • ellie murphy
  • 04-10-21

Essential reading.

You need to read this.
A perspective you may not of thought of, or maybe one that confirms what you already knew/thought. Either way, you need this knowledge.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 01-31-21

Awesome book

Loved it and will strongly recommend it to anyone interested in human history. Great work from Cheikh Anta Diop.