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Cannibals and Tongo players of Sierra Leone

Cannibals and Tongo players of Sierra Leone

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Published by M. Kalous in Auckland .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sierra Leone,
  • Sierra Leone.
    • Subjects:
    • Ethnology -- Sierra Leone.,
    • Leopard men.,
    • Sherbro (African people),
    • Sierra Leone -- History -- Sources.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[compiled by] Milan Kalous.
      ContributionsKalous, Milan, 1936-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN655.S5 C36
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 320 p. ;
      Number of Pages320
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5258671M
      LC Control Number75332264

      A history of Sierra Leone, Volume 1 Modern revivals in African studies A History of Sierra Leone, Christopher Fyfe: Author: Christopher Fyfe: Publisher: Oxford University Press, Original from: the University of California: Digitized: Apr 7, Length: pages: Subjects: Sierra Leone: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan. I’m sorry to disappoint those who feel the KDDA’s proceedings are full of punch ups and insulting or aggressive behaviour; I have not witnessed any of these in the two years I have been attending meetings. The writer of the news article had good intentions but has suggested the KDDA have been at each others throats, unproductive and in disarray when the opposite is true.

      Tongo Airport (GFTO) You can now add favourite airports. Access them in the members area by signing up! Tongo, Sierra Leone (SL) Small airport. NOTAMS. IATA Code. ICAO Code GFTO. FAA Code. Latitude Longitude Time Zone Africa/Monrovia (GMT . in Sierra Leone. Mr. Okello must be wondering what he has done to the Gods of this country to deserve number of criticism and insult that the press has recently been heaping on him.

      The Conflict in Sierra Leone and the Engagement of the United Nations The conflict in Sierra Leone dates from March when fighters of the Revolutionary United Front (RUF) launched a war from the east of the country near the border with Liberia to overthrow the government. With the support of the Military Observer Group.   The Sierra Leone government has eliminated fees for pregnant women and children, and Ms. Kamara, like thousands of women in a country where surgery has been performed by .


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Genre/Form: History Sources: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cannibals and Tongo players of Sierra Leone. Auckland: M. Kalous, (OCoLC) Cannibals and Tongo players of Sierra Leone [Milan (compiler) Kalous] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : Milan (compiler) Kalous.

Cannibals and Tongo Players of Sierra Leone by Milan Kalous Cannibals and Tongo Players of Sierra Leone by Milan Kalous (p. ) Review by: Humphrey J. Fisher. Tongo, also known as Tongoma, is a diamond mining town and the second largest city in Kenema District, (after the city of Kenema) located in the Eastern Province of Sierra is about twenty seven miles to Kenema.

The population of the sq.-mile city is 44, The town is the seat of the Tongo Diamond Field, one of the largest diamond-producing areas in Sierra y: Sierra Leone. Leone. According to Milan Kalous in Cannibals and Tongo Players in Sierra Leone2, the death penalty was meted out as punishment for witchcraft and cannibalism.

Trials were conducted either by sasswood ordeal or by the Tongo players. With trial by sasswood ordeal, the bark of a particular tree was boiled and liquid given to the accused to drink.

is the present book) at showing the barbarity of African culture which European civilization needed to keep under control (1). (*) A review article on Cannibals and Tongo-Players of Sierra Leone by Milan Kalous.

First published by the author/editor inDepartment of History, University of Auckland. I am not using any of my own.

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The book discusses some of the forces that have tended to unite and disintegrate the nation, paying particular attention to the deeds and misdeeds of the political elite.

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Cambridge Imperial and Post-Colonial Studies Series. Palgrave Macmillan, Cham. First Online 01 February Author: Christine Whyte. Sierra Leone first became inhabited by indigenous African peoples at least 2, years ago. The dense tropical rainforest partially isolated the region from other West African cultures, and it became a refuge for peoples escaping violence and jihads.

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