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Author Niane, Djibril Tamsir.

Uniform Title Soundjata. English
Title Sundiata : an epic of old Mali / D.T. Niane ; translated by G.D. Pickett ; with extra material by David Chappell, James A. Jones.

Imprint Harlow, England : Pearson Longman, 2006.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  398.2096623 N51s 2006    ---  Available
Edition Rev. ed.
Description xxiv, 96 p. : map ; 20 cm.
Series Longman African writers
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents The words of the griot Mamadou Kouyate -- The first kings of Mali -- The buffalo woman -- The lion child -- Childhood -- The lion's awakening -- Exile -- Soumaoro Kante : the sorcerer king -- History -- The baobab leaves -- The return -- The names of the heroes -- Nana Triban and Balla Fasseke -- Krina -- The empire -- Kouroukan Fougan or the division of the world -- Niani -- Eternal Mali.
Subject Keita, Soundiata, -1255 -- Legends.
Mali (Empire) -- Folklore.
Legends -- Mali.
Mandingo (African people) -- Folklore.
Mandingo (African people) -- History.
Added Author Chappell, David W., 1940-2004.
Jones, Jim, 1953-
ISBN 1405849428 (pbk.)
9781405849425 (pbk.)
Standard No. YDXCP 2457363

 
    
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