Rashida Baskerville is an independent historian and attorney in Los Angeles. She earned her JD from Georgetown University, MS from the London School of Economics, and BA from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Baskerville participated in the National Park Service internship program where she researched antebellum Brooklyn, New York, civil rights era Greensboro, North Carolina, and the rural South. Her research interests include the Civil War, Reconstruction, and 20th century African-American History.
Djibouti City is the capital and largest city of the Republic of Djibouti. Its contemporary population is estimated at 624,000, which is about 70% of the population of the entire nation. Located on the Horn of Africa, Djibouti was an important trade center for both … Read MoreDjibouti City, Republic of Djibouti (1888- )