London: George Allen & Unwin, 1948.
Hardcover. Very Good in a Good dust jacket. 332 pp, with appendices, index, maps, charts, tables, map of Nigeria tipped at rear pastedown. Corners bumped, a few penciled notes on endpapers, contents clean and sound. Dust jacket is price clipped and has some chipping and short tears."Sir Alan Burns was formerly Deputy Chief Secretary of Nigeria and later Governor of the Gold Coast. He acted as Governor of Nigeria in 1942. His History of Nigeria is an authoritative work which has more than once been quoted in the Nigerian courts" (dust jacket).