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Niombo cult among the Babwende.

Ragnar Widman

Niombo cult among the Babwende.

by Ragnar Widman

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Published by Etnografiska museet in Stockholm .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bwende (African people),
  • Burial.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 65-66.

    SeriesEthnographical museum of Sweden, Stockholm. (Etnografiska Museet) Monograph series. Publication no. 11., Monograph series (Etnografiska museet (Stockholm, Sweden)) ;, publication no. 11.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN486 .W53
    The Physical Object
    Pagination67 p.
    Number of Pages67
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5653390M
    LC Control Number68094425

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