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The Resource The land beyond the mists : essays on identity and authority in precolonial Congo and Rwanda, David Newbury ; foreword by Jan Vansina

The land beyond the mists : essays on identity and authority in precolonial Congo and Rwanda, David Newbury ; foreword by Jan Vansina

Label
The land beyond the mists : essays on identity and authority in precolonial Congo and Rwanda
Title
The land beyond the mists
Title remainder
essays on identity and authority in precolonial Congo and Rwanda
Statement of responsibility
David Newbury ; foreword by Jan Vansina
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
967.5/71
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DT665.K58
LC item number
N49 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The land beyond the mists : essays on identity and authority in precolonial Congo and Rwanda, David Newbury ; foreword by Jan Vansina
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bushi and the historians : historiographical themes in eastern Kivu -- Recent historical research in the area of Lake Kivu : Rwanda and Zaire -- Lake Kivu regional trade in the nineteenth century -- Kamo and lubambo : dual genesis traditions on Ijwi Island -- The campaigns of Rwabugiri -- Rwabugiri and Ijwi -- King and chief on Ijwi Island -- The clans of Rwanda : a historical hypothesis -- Bunyabungo : the western frontier in Rwanda, ca. 1750-1850 -- What role has kingship? An analysis of the Umuganura ritual in Rwanda as presented in M. d'Hertefelt and A. Coupez, La royauté sacrée de l'ancien Rwanda -- Trick cyclists? Recontextualizing Rwandan dynastic chronology -- Precolonial Burundi and Rwanda : local loyalties, regional royalties
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvi, 444 p.
Isbn
9780821418741
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009021935
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn286478949
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn567296963
Label
The land beyond the mists : essays on identity and authority in precolonial Congo and Rwanda, David Newbury ; foreword by Jan Vansina
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bushi and the historians : historiographical themes in eastern Kivu -- Recent historical research in the area of Lake Kivu : Rwanda and Zaire -- Lake Kivu regional trade in the nineteenth century -- Kamo and lubambo : dual genesis traditions on Ijwi Island -- The campaigns of Rwabugiri -- Rwabugiri and Ijwi -- King and chief on Ijwi Island -- The clans of Rwanda : a historical hypothesis -- Bunyabungo : the western frontier in Rwanda, ca. 1750-1850 -- What role has kingship? An analysis of the Umuganura ritual in Rwanda as presented in M. d'Hertefelt and A. Coupez, La royauté sacrée de l'ancien Rwanda -- Trick cyclists? Recontextualizing Rwandan dynastic chronology -- Precolonial Burundi and Rwanda : local loyalties, regional royalties
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvi, 444 p.
Isbn
9780821418741
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009021935
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn286478949
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn567296963

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