Doguicimi: The First Dahomean Novel (Paperback)
  • Doguicimi: The First Dahomean Novel (Paperback)

Doguicimi: The First Dahomean Novel (Paperback)

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Paperback Published: 31/12/1990
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Although a staunch supporter of French colonialism, Paul Hazoume's narrative captures the customs and traditions of Dahomey. This novel, set in the first half of the 19th century, depicts a pattern of war, slave trade and human sacrifice - practices that earned Dahomey a reputation for brutality.

Publisher: Lynne Rienner Publishers Inc
ISBN: 9780894104060

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