African Folklore: An Encyclopedia

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Routledge, 2004 - Literary Criticism - 593 pages
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Written by an international team of experts, this is the first work of its kind to offer comprehensive coverage of folklore throughout the African continent.

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This one-volume reference provides in-depth coverage of the folklore and customs practiced throughout the vast continent of Africa. The over 300 entries were written by an international group of ... Read full review

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Philip M. Peek is Professor of Anthropology at Drew University. He is editor of "African Divination Systems: Ways of Knowing and co-editor of African Folklore: An Encyclopedia".

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