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
Genre
Language
eng
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Dewey number
967.5/71
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DT665.K58
LC item number
N49 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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 (pages 417-435) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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
Control code
ocn763019171
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 444 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821443408
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
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22573/ctt1j6918g
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.b35574422
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)763019171
  • jstor0821443402
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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