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At the Back of the Black Man’s Mind By Richard Edward Dennett

At the Back of the Black Man’s Mind

Richard Edward Dennett


Available in PDF, epub, and Kindle ebook. This book has 277 pages in the PDF version, and was originally published in 1906.

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Fully illustrated. Published in 1906, this book looks at Bantu and Yoruba spiritual practices and philosophy, including nature worship, sacred kingship, and shamanism. R. E. Dennett spent many years studying West African folklore, culture, and religion at the turn of the 19th century. Chapters include Sacred Lands And Rivers, Measures, Signs, And Symbols, Coronation Of A King In The Kongo, Benin Districts, Bibila, The Philosophy Of The Groves and Bavili Psychology.

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