Native African Medicine: With Special Reference to its Practice in the Mano Tribe of Liberia
HARLEY, George Way
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.
- Publisher: Harvard University Press
- Edition: n/a
- Date Published: 1941
- Place Published: Cambridge
- ISBN: n/a
- Condition: ex library-very good
- Signed: No
- Dust Jacket: No
- Jacket Condition: n/a
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.