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Author Pemberton, John, 1928-

Title Yoruba sacred kingship : "a power like that of the gods" / John Pemberton III and Funso S. Afolayan.

Imprint Washington, [D.C.] : Smithsonian Institution Press, c1996.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  966.92301 P369y 1996    ---  Available
Description xi, 252 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 24 cm.
Language Includes some text in Yoruba, with parallel English translation.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-241) and index.
Subject Igbona (African people) -- Kings and rulers.
Igbona (African people) -- Rites and ceremonies.
Igbona (African people) -- Folklore.
Festivals -- Nigeria -- Ila Orangun.
Chiefdoms -- Nigeria -- Ila Orangun.
Ila Orangun (Nigeria) -- Social life and customs.
Indexed Term Monarchy
Nigeria
ISBN 156098631X
9781560986317
Standard No. UKM b9686883
NLGGC 158344537
AU@ 000012119908

 
    
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