EARLY KINGDOMS IN MADAGASCAR 1500-1700.
Edition: First printing.
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1970) dj. Hardcover first edition - Based on detailed research into the precolonial history of Madagascar in an attempt to provide a more balanced answer to the questions of how the early kingdoms formed, their growth, and why did they change. He discovered that African influences -versus those from Asia - were more significant than previously thought. Illustrated with black and white photographs and 12 maps. xvi, 336 pp. ISBN: 0-030841712.
Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket. (sunning to spine and upper edge of dj.)