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The Hero with an African Face: Mythic Wisdom of Traditional Africa

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Synopsis:

Drawing on extensive research and his own wide travels, Ford vividly retells ancient African myths and tales and brings to light their universal meanings.

About the Author

Clyde W. Ford is a doctor of chiropractic medicine, a leader in somatic psychology, and a scholar who has taught Swahili at Columbia University and African American history at Western Washington University.  He has also traveled widely in Africa.  He is the author of three previous books: Where Healing Waters Meet: Touching Mind and Emotion Through the Body; Compassionate Touch: The Body's Role in Healing and Recovery; and We Can All Get Along: 50 Steps You Can Take to Help End Racism.  He currently lives in Bellingham, Washington.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780553378689
Author:
Ford, Clyde W.
Publisher:
Bantam
Author:
Ford, Clyde W.
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Africa
Subject:
Spiritual life
Subject:
Religion
Subject:
Folklore & Mythology - Mythology
Subject:
Ethnic & Tribal
Subject:
Mythology, african
Subject:
Africa Religion.
Subject:
African American Studies
Subject:
Mythology-General
Subject:
Mythology-Folklore and Storytelling
Subject:
mythology;africa
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
v. 75, no. 1
Publication Date:
20000131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
9.26x6.06x.64 in. .87 lbs.

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