Karikari (1867-74): . . . the reins of the Ashantee government are not exclusively in the hands of the king, nor does he possess unlimited power, but shares it with a council which includes, besides his majesty, his mother, 2 the three first chiefs of...
Four Years in Ashantee - Page 303
by Friedrich August Ramseyer, Johannes Kühne, Theodor Christlieb - 1875 - 320 pages
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