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The Athens of West Africa

A History of International Education at Fourah Bay College, Freetown, Sierra Leone

By Daniel J. Paracka, Jr.

Routledge – 2003 – 352 pages

Series: African Studies

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    978-0-415-94795-4
    September 30th 2003

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This book is about Fourah Bay College (FBC) and its role as an institution of higher learning in both its African and international context. The study traces the College's development through periods of missionary education (1816-1876), colonial education (1876-1938), and development education (1938-2001).

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Name: The Athens of West Africa: A History of International Education at Fourah Bay College, Freetown, Sierra Leone (Hardback)Routledge 
Description: By Daniel J. Paracka, Jr.. This book is about Fourah Bay College (FBC) and its role as an institution of higher learning in both its African and international context. The study traces the College's development through periods of missionary education (1816-1876), colonial...
Categories: Education, History