Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

ms_380536 (SOAS Library, School of Oriental and African Studies)

Special Collections


1 copy of an essay on African Civilisation and development

Title: Ustaarabu na Maendeleo ya Mwafrika

Corrected version of an essay on African Civilisation and development that won first prize in a contest held by the Inter-Territorial Language Committee in 1947. In 1950, it was published as a book under the same title.

Incipit: Kitabu hiki kidogo chote ni habari za ustaarabu wa Mwafrika na maendeleo yake katika maisha yake
Language(s): Swahili


Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 39 f.


Latin Swahili hands

Record Sources

"Swahili Manuscripts Collections".


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