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The Resource Kongo Graphic Writing and Other Narratives of the Sign, (electronic book)

Kongo Graphic Writing and Other Narratives of the Sign, (electronic book)

Label
Kongo Graphic Writing and Other Narratives of the Sign
Title
Kongo Graphic Writing and Other Narratives of the Sign
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Written symbols, religious objects, oral traditions, and body language have long been integrated into the Kongo system of graphic writing of the Bakongo people in Central Africa as well as their Cuban descendants. The comprehensive Kongo Graphic Writing and Other Narratives of the Sign provides a significant overview of the social, religious, and historical contexts in which the Kongo kingdom developed and spread to the Caribbean. Author Bárbaro Martínez-Ruiz, a practitioner of the Palo Monte devotional arts, illustrates with graphics and rock art how the Bakongo's ideogr
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Cataloging source
EBZ
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Martinez-Ruiz, Barbaro
LC call number
PL8401
LC item number
.M27 2013
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Kongo language
  • Picture-writing
  • Picture-writing
  • Written communication
  • Written communication
  • Symbolism in communication
  • Symbolism in communication
  • Kongo (African people)
  • Kongo (African people)
  • Central Africa
  • Cuba
Label
Kongo Graphic Writing and Other Narratives of the Sign, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebs1836199e
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781439908167
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(EBZ)ebs1836199e
Label
Kongo Graphic Writing and Other Narratives of the Sign, (electronic book)
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebs1836199e
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781439908167
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(EBZ)ebs1836199e

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