CATTLE, CROPS AND IRON

Zeinab Badawi continues her journey through the history of human development, travelling to meet the Masai of East Africa where she explains how humans  began to domesticate animals and become pastoralists; in Zimbabwe, Zeinab visits one lively farming family and examines how we became settled and began to live from farming. She also looks at  how the Iron Age transformed life in Africa and paved the way for the development of rich urban civilisations.

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