Item description for Djinns, Stars and Warriors: Mandinka Legends from Pakao, Senegal (African Sources for African History, 5) by Matt Schaffer...
This work contains examples of Mandinka oral traditions, both in English and the original Mandinka. It presents legends about jihad leaders, witchcraft, local Islam, cosmology, the founding of villages, great leaders among women, and notable social institutions.
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Studio: Brill Academic Publishers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.75" Width: 6.25" Height: 9.25" Weight: 0.95 lbs.
Release Date Dec 1, 2003
Publisher Brill Academic Publishers
ISBN 9004131248 ISBN13 9789004131248