LIBRARY OF THE MISSIONARIES OF AFRICA (WHITE FATHERS) FRENCH PROVINCE
Since their foundation, the missionaries of Africa have collected a number of books concerning their congregation, their missions, and Africa in general. This collection having been done acording to their needs, this libarry does not aim at being exhaustive. Books were published at the end of the XIXth and during teh XXth century
We welcome people doing research work. Books are consulted on the spot.
Appointments should be made on firstname.lastname@example.org
Library is open are open from Monday to Friday from 9.00 to 12.00 and from 14.30 to 17.30
MAIN TITLES OF THE LIBRARY CATALOG
History of the congrégation : founder (Lavigerie), origins, history, biographies
History of missions in general
Missiology and inculturation. African theology
African linguistics : works written by White Fathers
Sociology, anthropology, ethnography
History of Africa : slavery, exploration, colonisation, indépendences…
Various african countries, mostly where White Fathers have been present ,
Early north Africa
Islam and islamo-christian dialogue
Some doctoral thesis
Various books written by White Fathers
Magazines published by White Fathers
See also our archives in Paris
Address : Maison Provinciale des Missionnaires d’Afrique, Pères Blancs,
5 rue Roger Verlomme 75003.
Métro: Bastille, ou Chemin Vert.
Tel: 01 42 71 06 70
Our archivist : Father François Richard