skip to content
Africa and the discovery of America. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Africa and the discovery of America.

Author: Leo Wiener
Publisher: New York, Kraus Reprint Co., 1971.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wiener, Leo, 1862-1939.
Africa and the discovery of America.
New York, Kraus Reprint Co., 1971
(OCoLC)656708376
Named Person: Christopher Columbus; Christopher Columbus
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leo Wiener
OCLC Number: 13836182
Description: 3 volumes frontispiece, plates, maps, facsimile 24 cm
Contents: V. 1. Foreword. Sources quoted (p. xi-xix). The journal of the first voyage and the first letter of Columbus. The second voyage. Tobacco. The bread roots.--v. 2. Foreword. Sources quoted (p. xi-xxii). Cotton. The sovereign remedy. Bead money.--v. 3. Foreword. Sources quoted (p.xiii-xxi). The history of copper and iron. The gypsies in Europe. The gypsies in Africa. African fetishism and totemism. The Bori. Fetishism and Sufism. The Caraibs. The Areyto. Feathers and masks. The Caraib social order. The Boratio. The Mandingo elements in the Mexican civilization. The Mexican New Year. Conclusions.
Responsibility: Philadelphia, Innes & Sons, 1920-22.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/13836182> # Africa and the discovery of America.
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "13836182" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/17231583> ; # Christopher Columbus
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5218330040#Person/columbus_christopher> ; # Christopher Columbus
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1211700> ; # Mexico.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5218330040#Place/america> ; # America
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/810745> ; # Antiquities
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/969364> ; # Indians--Languages
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1239786> ; # America.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5218330040#Place/mexico> ; # Mexico
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/970/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/969307> ; # Indians
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5218330040#Place/africa> ; # Africa
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/894950> ; # Discoveries in geography
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1239509> ; # Africa.
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85065047> ; # Indians--Languages
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/45078389> ; # Leo Wiener
    schema:datePublished "1971" ;
    schema:description "V. 1. Foreword. Sources quoted (p. xi-xix). The journal of the first voyage and the first letter of Columbus. The second voyage. Tobacco. The bread roots.--v. 2. Foreword. Sources quoted (p. xi-xxii). Cotton. The sovereign remedy. Bead money.--v. 3. Foreword. Sources quoted (p.xiii-xxi). The history of copper and iron. The gypsies in Europe. The gypsies in Africa. African fetishism and totemism. The Bori. Fetishism and Sufism. The Caraibs. The Areyto. Feathers and masks. The Caraib social order. The Boratio. The Mandingo elements in the Mexican civilization. The Mexican New Year. Conclusions."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/5218330040> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/656708376> ;
    schema:name "Africa and the discovery of America."@en ;
    schema:productID "13836182" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/13836182#PublicationEvent/new_york_kraus_reprint_co_1971> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5218330040#Agent/kraus_reprint_co> ; # Kraus Reprint Co.
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/13836182> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5218330040#Agent/kraus_reprint_co> # Kraus Reprint Co.
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Kraus Reprint Co." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/5218330040#Person/columbus_christopher> # Christopher Columbus
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Columbus" ;
    schema:givenName "Christopher" ;
    schema:name "Christopher Columbus" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85065047> # Indians--Languages
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Indians--Languages"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1211700> # Mexico.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Mexico." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1239509> # Africa.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Africa." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1239786> # America.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "America." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/810745> # Antiquities
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Antiquities"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/894950> # Discoveries in geography
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Discoveries in geography"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/969307> # Indians
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Indians"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/969364> # Indians--Languages
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Indians--Languages"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/17231583> # Christopher Columbus
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Columbus" ;
    schema:givenName "Christopher" ;
    schema:name "Christopher Columbus" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/45078389> # Leo Wiener
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1862" ;
    schema:deathDate "1939" ;
    schema:familyName "Wiener" ;
    schema:givenName "Leo" ;
    schema:name "Leo Wiener" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/656708376>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Africa and the discovery of America." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/13836182> ; # Africa and the discovery of America.
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.