Sub-Saharan Africa

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Noun1.Sub-Saharan Africa - the region of Africa to the south of the Sahara DesertSub-Saharan Africa - the region of Africa to the south of the Sahara Desert
Africa - the second largest continent; located to the south of Europe and bordered to the west by the South Atlantic and to the east by the Indian Ocean
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As Hughes himself states in his book, Dark Africa and the way out; or, A scheme for civilizing and evangelizing the dark continent (1892): 'The Congo Training Institute was established with the view of training African young men in this country, in the hope that many of them will return to their native land either as missionaries, schoolmasters or useful handicraftsmen - such as carpenters, blacksmiths, masons, bricklayers, wheelwrights, tailors etc.
When you're that age, you are told about deep, dark Africa, and how he had to cut his way through the bush to get to it.
Draper started his research after finding Hughes' 1892 book Dark Africa And The Way Out as he looked for something to read among a collection of paperbacks.