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Sundiata: an epic of old Mali

Author: Djibril Tamsir Niane
Publisher: [London] Longmans [1965]
Series: Forum series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A traditional oral tale of Mali tells the story of Sundiata, the prince who united the twelve kingdoms of Mali into a powerful empire.

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Genre/Form: Folklore
History
Legends
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Niane, Djibril Tamsir.
Sundiata.
[London] Longmans [1965]
(OCoLC)600863288
Online version:
Niane, Djibril Tamsir.
Sundiata.
[London] Longmans [1965]
(OCoLC)608865901
Named Person: Soundiata Keita; Soundiata Keita
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Djibril Tamsir Niane
ISBN: 0582642590 9780582642591
OCLC Number: 5393002
Notes: Translation of Soundjata.
Description: ix, 96 pages map 20 cm.
Contents: The words of the griot Mamadou Kouyaté --
The first kings of Mali --
The buffalo woman --
The lion child --
Childhood --
The lion's awakening --
Exile --
Soumaoro Kanté : the sorcerer king --
History --
The baobab leaves --
The return --
The names of the heroes --
Nana Triban and Balla Fasséké --
Krina --
The empire --
Kouroukan Fougan or the division of the world --
Niani --
Eternal Mali.
Series Title: Forum series.
Other Titles: Soundjata.
Epic of old Mali
Responsibility: [by] D.T. Niane. Translated by G.D. Pickett.

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