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The Resource Life in a Haitian valley, Melville J. Herskovits ; with an introduction by Sidney W. Mintz

Life in a Haitian valley, Melville J. Herskovits ; with an introduction by Sidney W. Mintz

Label
Life in a Haitian valley
Title
Life in a Haitian valley
Statement of responsibility
Melville J. Herskovits ; with an introduction by Sidney W. Mintz
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
972.94
Index
index present
LC call number
F1927
LC item number
.H4 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Life in a Haitian valley, Melville J. Herskovits ; with an introduction by Sidney W. Mintz
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0725/2007033261.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York ; London : A.A. Knopf, 1937
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [351]-354) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The African heritage -- What the slaves found in Haiti -- Working the amalgam -- The setting of Haitian life -- Birth, childhood, and adolescence -- Mating and marriage -- Property, wealth, and the family -- What is "voodoo"? -- Vodun worship : the service -- Vodun worship : the dance -- The cult of twins and of the dead -- Magic, good and bad -- Africa and Europe in Haitian life -- Catholicism and vodun -- Some wider implications
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Markus Wiener publishers ed.
Extent
xiv, 371 p.
Isbn
9781558764552
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007033261
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn165478400
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn639275051
Label
Life in a Haitian valley, Melville J. Herskovits ; with an introduction by Sidney W. Mintz
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0725/2007033261.html
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York ; London : A.A. Knopf, 1937
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [351]-354) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The African heritage -- What the slaves found in Haiti -- Working the amalgam -- The setting of Haitian life -- Birth, childhood, and adolescence -- Mating and marriage -- Property, wealth, and the family -- What is "voodoo"? -- Vodun worship : the service -- Vodun worship : the dance -- The cult of twins and of the dead -- Magic, good and bad -- Africa and Europe in Haitian life -- Catholicism and vodun -- Some wider implications
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Markus Wiener publishers ed.
Extent
xiv, 371 p.
Isbn
9781558764552
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007033261
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn165478400
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn639275051

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