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African mythology A to Z

Author: Patricia Ann Lynch
Publisher: New York : Facts on File, ©2004.
Series: Mythology A-Z.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Designed specifically for young readers, the Mythology A to Z series explores the world's most important myths and legends in an accessible and entertaining manner. Each volume includes vividly written entries on the major figures, places, stories, objects, and themes of a given mythology. A vast continent, Africa is the home of the first humans and the birthplace of many cultures, ranging from nomadic bands to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Wörterbuch
Dictionaries
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia Ann Lynch
ISBN: 0816048924 9780816048922
OCLC Number: 54929927
Description: xx, 137 pages : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm.
Contents: Acknowledgments --
Introduction --
Map of modern Africa --
Countries and tribal regions --
Time line of African history --
A-to-Z Entries --
Selected bibliography --
Index.
Series Title: Mythology A-Z.
Responsibility: Patricia Ann Lynch.

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This is a reference to the deities, places, events, animals, beliefs, and other subjects that appear in the myths of various African peoples. It describes, defines, and explains key stories,  Read more...

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