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African folklore : an encyclopedia

Author: Philip M Peek; Kwesi Yankah
Publisher: New York ; London : Routledge, 2004.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Written by an international team of experts, this is the first work of its kind to offer comprehensive coverage of folklore throughout the African continent.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Encyclopedias
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
African folklore.
New York ; London : Routledge, 2004
(DLC) 2003007200
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Philip M Peek; Kwesi Yankah
ISBN: 0203493141 9780203493144 0203576055 9780203576052 9786610232499 6610232490
OCLC Number: 252732497
Description: 1 online resource (xxxii, 593 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents: Book Cover; Half-Title; Series Title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Table of Contents; Introduction; List of Contributors; List of Entries; A African Americans; Appendix: African Studies Centers and Libraries in the USA and Africa; Appendix: Field and Broadcast Sound Recording Collections at the Indiana University Archives of Traditional Music(ATM); Appendix: Filmography; Appendix: Sample of Earlier Dissertations and These on African Folklore At U.S. Institutions; Index.
Responsibility: Philip M. Peek and Kwesi Yankah, editors.

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