The Resource The Heart of the Ngoni : heroes of the African kingdom of Segu, by Harold Courlander with Ousmane Sako

The Heart of the Ngoni : heroes of the African kingdom of Segu, by Harold Courlander with Ousmane Sako

Label
The Heart of the Ngoni : heroes of the African kingdom of Segu
Title
The Heart of the Ngoni
Title remainder
heroes of the African kingdom of Segu
Statement of responsibility
by Harold Courlander with Ousmane Sako
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the first English language collection of heroic narratives taken from the oral tradition of the Bambara, one of the most important tribes in Western Africa and the founders of the kingdom of Segu, a group of city-states that existed in the seventeenth century along the Upper Niger river
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GR350.32.B3
LC item number
H47 1982
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1908-1996
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Courlander, Harold
  • Sako, Ousmane
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bambara (African people)
  • Soninke (African people)
  • Legends
  • Tales
  • Bambara (African people)
  • Legends
  • Soninke (African people)
  • Tales
  • Mündliche Literatur
  • Ségou (Mali : Region)
  • Mali
  • Ségou (Königreich)
  • Bambara
Label
The Heart of the Ngoni : heroes of the African kingdom of Segu, by Harold Courlander with Ousmane Sako
Instantiates
Publication
Contributor
Donor
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 177-178
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The dawning of Segu -- Ngolo Diara, who became a king of Segu --Bassadjalan Zambele and the heroes of Kala -- Sokufo Seriba, a djeli of Segu -- Da Djera and Da Monzon against Samaniana Bassi -- Da Monzon against Chiaro Mamari -- Sekuruna Toto's proposal to Da Monzon -- The epic of Rakaridjan Kone, a hero of Segu -- In praise of Malamini Sinsani -- Diuladjan Biabi, a Soninke hero of Kiban -- Tuba's last effort against Kiban
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 178 pages
Isbn
9780517546376
Lccn
81015105
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center has Harold Courlander's autograph presentation copy to Dorie and Bob; gift of Mrs. D. H. Kane.
Other physical details
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System control number
  • (OCoLC)07923885
  • (OCoLC)ocm07923885
Label
The Heart of the Ngoni : heroes of the African kingdom of Segu, by Harold Courlander with Ousmane Sako
Publication
Contributor
Donor
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 177-178
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The dawning of Segu -- Ngolo Diara, who became a king of Segu --Bassadjalan Zambele and the heroes of Kala -- Sokufo Seriba, a djeli of Segu -- Da Djera and Da Monzon against Samaniana Bassi -- Da Monzon against Chiaro Mamari -- Sekuruna Toto's proposal to Da Monzon -- The epic of Rakaridjan Kone, a hero of Segu -- In praise of Malamini Sinsani -- Diuladjan Biabi, a Soninke hero of Kiban -- Tuba's last effort against Kiban
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 178 pages
Isbn
9780517546376
Lccn
81015105
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center has Harold Courlander's autograph presentation copy to Dorie and Bob; gift of Mrs. D. H. Kane.
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)07923885
  • (OCoLC)ocm07923885

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