1st Edition

Among the Ibos of Nigeria
1912





ISBN 9780415760638
Published May 30, 2014 by Routledge
508 Pages

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First published in 1966

Table of Contents

I. THE HEART OF THE IBO, II. SACRIFICES, III. ORACLES, IV. ORACLES (continued), V. "MBARI" HOUSES, VI. IBOLAND, VII. THE IBO PEOPLE, VIII. KINGS & CHIEFS, IX. HOME LIFE, X. SOCIAL ETIQUETTE, XI. BIRTH CUSTOMS, XII. CHILDHOOD, XIII. YOUTH TO OLD AGE-Boys & MEN, XIV. YOUTH TO OLD AGE-GIRLS & WOMEN, XV. MARRIAGE, XVI. POLYGAMY & DIVORCE, XVII. ORU & OSU-SLAVES OF MEN AND GODS, XVIII. CAPITAL CRIME, XIX. LAND TENURE & INHERITANCE, XX. DEATH & BURIAL, XXI. SECOND BURIAL, XXII. PRIMITIVE LIFE, XXIII. CLAY, METAL & WOODWORKERS, XXIV. WOMEN'S WORK, XXV. MARKETING, XXVI. RECREATIONS, XXVII. MUSIC, XXVIII. DAY & NIGHT CLUBS, XXIX. DISTURBERS OF THE PEACE, XXX. YAMS, XXXI. OIL & WINE, XXXII. SOME SIMILARITIES BETWEEN THE ISRAELITES & THE IBOS, XXXIII. FIRESIDE STORIES, BIBLIOGRAPHICAL NOTE TO 1966 EDITION, INDEX

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Biography

G. T. Basden