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The Baha'i faith in Africa : establishing a new religious movement, 1952-1962 / by Anthony A. Lee.

Author/Creator:
Lee, Anthony A., 1947-
Publication:
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2011.
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 279 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 25 cm.
Series:
Studies on religion in Africa ; v. 39.
Studies on religion in Africa
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Subjects:
Bahai Faith -- Africa -- History.
Contents:
The Babi/Baha'i movement
The African presence at the genesis of the Babi/Baha'i religions
Opting for the apocalypse: the Baha'i response to the modern crisis in the Middle East and West Africa
Planting the Baha'i faith in West Africa: the first decade
The roots of Baha'i conversion in British Cameroons
British Cameroons: a movement develops
The Baha'i church of Calabar
In lieu of a conclusion.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9004206841 (hardback : alk. paper)
9789004206847 (hardback : alk. paper)
OCLC:
741751452