Creolizing Currents: Bambara

Coastal Africa, 1743
Homann, Anville and Hass, "Guinea propria... Aethiopia Inferior" (Nuremberg: Homannianorum Heredum, 1743). Bibliotheque nationale de France, departement Cartes et plans, CPL GE DD-2987 (8086 B).

New Orleans from the West Bank, 1726
Jean Pierre Lassus, "Veüe et Perspective de la Nouvelle Orléans." Archives Nationales d'Outre-mer.

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