Some interesting books published in The Gambia on Gambian History

Historic Sites of the Gambia - An official Guide to the monuments and sites of The Gambia.

The book is intended to serve as a guide to visitors and students interested in historic monuments and sites of the Gambia.

Co-Published by NCAC and roc International Co. Ltd

National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC),
PMB 151, Banjul
The Gambia
Tel: (220) 226244/227461

Social and Political Structurs in the Precolonial Periods
(Ethnic Groups of The Senegambia Region)

Written by Patience Sonko-Godwin and Published by Sunrise Publishers
P.O. Box 955, Banjul
The Gambia

A history book for students in The Gambia. The book "deals specifically with the social and political structures of the major ethnic groups..".

Leaders of the Senegambian region: Reactions to European infiltration 19th - 20th century

Written by Patience Sonko-Godwin and Published by Sunrise Publishers
P.O. Box 955, Banjul
The Gambia
Tel: (+220) 393538

The book covers an area of The Gambia national History Syllabus, GCE "O" level examination of West African Examinations Council (WAEC) and that of Social and Environmental Studies for Middle Schools in The Gambia. Researchers may probably find the book helpful in understanding the policies and politics of men and women of the region during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.

Stories of Senegambia

Written and Published by Dr. Florence Mahoney 1982,1995

Printed in The Gambia by Book Production and Materials Resources Unit,
Ministery of Education,

The book is written for all teachers engaged in educating Gambian children Junior Secondary Schools, and for all student-teachers.


You can read the book "Seven years of service on the slave coast of western Africa" in the Bookreader below or search for other history books on and about The Gambia by clicking on the icon on the top right corner.


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