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The Resource Efik Traders of Old Calabar : Containing the Diary of Antera Duke together with an Ethnographic Sketch and Notes and an Essay on the Political Organization of Old Calabar, edited by Daryll Forde

Efik Traders of Old Calabar : Containing the Diary of Antera Duke together with an Ethnographic Sketch and Notes and an Essay on the Political Organization of Old Calabar, edited by Daryll Forde

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Efik Traders of Old Calabar : Containing the Diary of Antera Duke together with an Ethnographic Sketch and Notes and an Essay on the Political Organization of Old Calabar
Title
Efik Traders of Old Calabar
Title remainder
Containing the Diary of Antera Duke together with an Ethnographic Sketch and Notes and an Essay on the Political Organization of Old Calabar
Statement of responsibility
edited by Daryll Forde
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Originally published in 1956 this book contains extracts of the 18th century diary of an Efik chief and documents the activities of slave-traders, the rituals of the Egbo society and many details of domestic life of among the Efik. This volume includes an English translation to the diary which was originally written in Pidgin
Additional physical form
Also available in print format
Dewey number
306.362
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Forde, Daryll,
  • Taylor and Francis
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  • Slave trade
  • Slave traders
  • Efik (African people)
  • Slave trade
  • Slave traders
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Efik Traders of Old Calabar : Containing the Diary of Antera Duke together with an Ethnographic Sketch and Notes and an Essay on the Political Organization of Old Calabar, edited by Daryll Forde
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Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction --Daryll Forde. -- 1. The Diary of Antera Duke, being three years in the life of an Efik Chief, 18th January 1785 to 31st January 1788, in a modern English version --A. W. Wilkie and --D. Simmons -- 2. Notes on the Diary --D. Simmons -- 3. The Original Text of the Diary --Antera Duke -- 4. The Political Organization of Old Calabar --G. I. Jones
Control code
9780429504280
Edition
1st edition
Extent
1 online resource (182 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780429504280
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1049150201
Label
Efik Traders of Old Calabar : Containing the Diary of Antera Duke together with an Ethnographic Sketch and Notes and an Essay on the Political Organization of Old Calabar, edited by Daryll Forde
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction --Daryll Forde. -- 1. The Diary of Antera Duke, being three years in the life of an Efik Chief, 18th January 1785 to 31st January 1788, in a modern English version --A. W. Wilkie and --D. Simmons -- 2. Notes on the Diary --D. Simmons -- 3. The Original Text of the Diary --Antera Duke -- 4. The Political Organization of Old Calabar --G. I. Jones
Control code
9780429504280
Edition
1st edition
Extent
1 online resource (182 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780429504280
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1049150201

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