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The origin of life and death: African creation myths.

Author: Ulli Beier
Publisher: London, Ibadan Heinemann, 1966.
Series: African writers series, 23.
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Beier, Ulli.
Origin of life and death.
London, Ibadan [etc.] Heinemann, 1966
(OCoLC)574702466
Online version:
Beier, Ulli.
Origin of life and death.
London, Ibadan [etc.] Heinemann, 1966
(OCoLC)608898093
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ulli Beier
ISBN: 0635900238 9780635900234 0435900234 9780435900236
OCLC Number: 490637
Description: x, 65 pages 19 cm.
Contents: How the world was created from a drop of milk --
Death and the Creator --
How God withdrew from the world --
How Moon fathered the world --
The revolt against God --
The woman who tried to change her fate --
The word --
The origin of cripples --
Why the sky is far away --
Morning and evening --
The origin of fishes --
The toad --
The chameleon and the lizard --
Tortoises, men and stones --
The disobedience of man --
The plant of life --
The forbidden fruit --
The pitcher and the basket.
Series Title: African writers series, 23.

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