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Igbo worlds : an anthology of oral histories and historical descriptions

Author: Elizabeth Allo Isichei
Publisher: Philadelphia : Institute for the Study of Human Issues, ©1978.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Allo Isichei
ISBN: 0915980622 9780915980628
OCLC Number: 2646084
Description: 355 pages, [2] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Glimpses from afar --
Igbo communities seen from within: oral histories --
The northern Igbo --
The southern Igbo --
The Owerri Igbo --
The Aro and their influence --
The Cross River and north-eastern Igbo --
The Niger and western Igbo --
A world of religion --
Igbo communities seen from without: historical descriptions --
The Nri-Awka Igbo --
The southern Igbo --
The Cross River and north-eastern Igbo --
The Niger Igbo --
The western Igbo --
Vignettes --
Four Igbo blacksmiths --
Some early twentieth century images --
A world of social values: proverbs, collected 1857-59 --
Private worlds: some autobiographies.
Responsibility: [compiled by] Elizabeth Isichei.

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