Native African Medicine: With Special Reference to its Practice in the Mano Tribe of Liberia

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Native African Medicine: With Special Reference to its Practice in the Mano Tribe of Liberia

HARLEY, George Way

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Topics: the Mano people; medicine distinguished from religion; Mano conception of disease; rational vs. magical treatment of disease; treatment of snakebite; secret societies; black magic and poison; divination; sacred objects; etc. Supplementary chapter on medical practice in Africa as a whole. Appendix, bibliography, list of medicinal plants, index.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Harvard University Press
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1941
  • Place Published: Cambridge
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: ex library-very good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    xvi, 294 p. 24 cm. Frontispiece and one map. Green cloth. Top edge green. Dents in board bottoms, bumped corners. Ex library with ink stamp on title page and other places.

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