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The Gogo : History, Customs, and Traditions - Mathius E. Mnyampala

The Gogo

History, Customs, and Traditions

Hardcover Published: 1st March 1995
ISBN: 9781563244056
Number Of Pages: 168

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A reconstruction of the history and customs of the Gogo people of Africa, based in part on oral histories, tribal legends and myths. This work was first published in Swahili in 1954 and was sponsored by the British Colonial government in an attempt to promote "tribal" cohesion.

Forewordp. xi
Acknowledgmentsp. xiii
Introduction The: Ironies of Historia, Mila Na Desturi Za Wagogop. 1
A Note on the Translationp. 35
Introductionp. 39
History of Dodomap. 41
History of Manyonip. 85
Customs and Traditionsp. 97
In Praise of Dodoma (inasifika Dodoma)p. 123
Notesp. 127
Glossaryp. 139
Bibliographyp. 141
Indexp. 145
About the Authorsp. 151
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ISBN: 9781563244056
ISBN-10: 1563244055
Series: Sources and Studies in World History
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 168
Published: 1st March 1995
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.86 x 15.24  x 1.12
Weight (kg): 0.4