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The Resource Myth, ritual, and metallurgy in ancient Greece and recent Africa, Sandra Blakely

Myth, ritual, and metallurgy in ancient Greece and recent Africa, Sandra Blakely

Label
Myth, ritual, and metallurgy in ancient Greece and recent Africa
Title
Myth, ritual, and metallurgy in ancient Greece and recent Africa
Statement of responsibility
Sandra Blakely
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
292.1/6671
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BL785
LC item number
.B53 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Myth, ritual, and metallurgy in ancient Greece and recent Africa, Sandra Blakely
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0633/2006000509-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-304) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Greek daimones -- Iconography and metallurgy -- African iron: history, ritual, and investigation -- Birth, craft, and the daimones: the eretrian hymn to the daktyloi -- Gender and production: the Fipa -- The daimones: fertility and ritual performance -- Pharmaka and apotropaia: the daimones and medicine -- Iron and political power: Africa -- Bakongo investiture: kings, iron, and autochthones -- Daimones and political power: idaian daktyloi in the phoronis -- Pindar's telchines
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
xiv, 328 p.
Isbn
9780521855006
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2006000509
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn368105028
Label
Myth, ritual, and metallurgy in ancient Greece and recent Africa, Sandra Blakely
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0633/2006000509-d.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-304) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Greek daimones -- Iconography and metallurgy -- African iron: history, ritual, and investigation -- Birth, craft, and the daimones: the eretrian hymn to the daktyloi -- Gender and production: the Fipa -- The daimones: fertility and ritual performance -- Pharmaka and apotropaia: the daimones and medicine -- Iron and political power: Africa -- Bakongo investiture: kings, iron, and autochthones -- Daimones and political power: idaian daktyloi in the phoronis -- Pindar's telchines
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
xiv, 328 p.
Isbn
9780521855006
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2006000509
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn368105028

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