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HIAA0770 Architecture and Urbanism of Africa

St Anne of the Congo

Roger Erell. Basilica of St Anne of the Congo. Brazzaville, Republic of the Congo. Photo by Blandaucongo  via Creative Commons license.

Grand Mosque

Grand Mosque of Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, 1972. Photograph by Sputniktilt via Creative Commons license.

Khami Ruins

Khami Ruins. Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, ca.1450-1650. Photograph by Amanderson2 via Creative Commons license.

General Resources

Traditional thatched hut, Tambaka, Sierra Leone. Photo by Daniel Smith, 1985. Luna Collection.

Traditional and Historical Architecture

Timbuktu from above, historical print

City of TImbuktu when "discovered" by René Auguste Caillié. 1828. Luna Collection.

Contemporary Architecture

Islamic Resources