Franklin

West African studies / by Mary H. Kingsley ; with illustrations and maps.

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Author/Creator:
Kingsley, Mary Henrietta, 1862-1900.
Publication:
London ; New York : Macmillan and Co., 1899.
Format/Description:
Book
xxiv, 639 p., [23] leaves of plates : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Subjects:
Africa, West.
Contents:
Introductory. Sierra Leone and its surroundings. African characteristics. Fishing in West Africa. Fetish. Schools of fetish. Fetish and witchcraft. African medicine. The witch doctor. Early trade in West Africa. French discovery of West Africa. Commerce in West Africa. The Crown colony system. The Crown colony system in West Africa. More of the Crown colony system. The clash of cultures. An alternative plan. African property. Appendix. A short description of the natives of the Niger Coast protectorate with some account of their customs, religion, trade, etc. By M. le Comte C. N. de Cardi
A voyage to the African Oil Rivers twenty-five years ago. By John Harford
Trade goods used in the early trade with Africa as given by Barbot and other writers of the seventeenth century. By M. H. Kingsley
Index.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Athenaeum copy: Gift: Philadelphia Trade & Convention Center, 1963.
Athenaeum copy: Stamped: "Received Sep 10 1963."
Contributor:
Cardi, C. N. (Charles Napoleon), comte de.
Harford, John.
OCLC:
2652672
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