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Author Ardener, Edwin.

Title Kingdom on Mount Cameroon : studies in the history of the Cameroon Coast, 1500-1970 / Edwin Ardener ; edited and with an introduction by Shirley Ardener
Published Providence, RI ; Oxford : Berghahn Books, 1996
(2003 [printing])


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  967.11 Ard/Kom  AVAILABLE
Description xx, 380 pages : illustrations, 1 map, portraits ; 22 cm
Series Cameroon studies ; v. 1
Cameroon studies ; v. 1
Contents Documentary and linguistic evidence for the rise of the trading polities between Rio del Rey and Cameroon -- Kingdom on Mount cameroon: the Bakweri and the Europeans -- The plantations and the people of Victoria Division -- Bakweri fertility and marriage -- Witchcraft, economics and the continuity of belief -- The Bakweri elephant dance -- The boundaries of Kamerun and Cameroon
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
List of the author's works: pages [365]-367
Subject Kwiri (African people) -- History.
Kwiri (African people) -- Social life and customs.
SUBJECT Cameroon Mountain (Cameroon) -- Social life and customs.
Cameroon Mountain Region (Cameroon) -- Social life and customs
Author Ardener, Shirley.
LC no. 96023830
ISBN 1571810447
1571819290 (t.p. verso)