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Sacred possessions

Vodou, Santería, Obeah, and the Caribbean

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Published by Rutgers University Press in New Brunswick, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Caribbean Area
    • Subjects:
    • Blacks -- Caribbean Area -- Religion.,
    • Caribbean Area -- Religion.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-299) and index.

      Statementedited by Margarite Fernández Olmos and Lizabeth Paravisini-Gebert.
      ContributionsFernández Olmos, Margarite., Paravisini-Gebert, Lizabeth.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL2565 .S23 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 312 p. :
      Number of Pages312
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL980604M
      ISBN 100813523605, 0813523613
      LC Control Number96018145

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