Africa’s Many Natural Environments
Lecture no. 2 from the course: African Experience: From "Lucy" to Mandela
Taught by Professor Kenneth P. Vickery | 32 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
Africa's varied geography includes savanna, desert, and rain forest, which are produced by the interaction of latitude, temperature, rainfall, elevation, and topography. This Lecture characterizes these zones by specific flora and fauna and by the potential to support human societies or harm them through disease.