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The Gods of Dahomey By Teejay LeCapois
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The Gods and Goddesses of Imperial Dahomey ( the modern day Republic of Benin in Africa) return to the mortal world after a thousand-year hiatus. They descend upon the City of Atlanta, Georgia, in... More > search of the descendants of their former worshippers among the Pan-African Diaspora. As ordinary men and women encounter ancient African deities in the twenty-first century, the old and the new clash. Social, cultural and racial politics also come into play. One thing for sure, when mortal and Immortal must share the planet Earth, the world will simply never be the same.< Less
Benin Republic, and Dahomey. Kingdom By Dosu Alfonse
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Benin Republic, and Dahomey. The Pre-history of Dahomey Kingdom and the Queen Mother. Benin was the seat of one of the great medieval African kingdoms called Dahomey. Europeans began arriving in the... More > area in the 18th century, as the kingdom of Dahomey was expanding its territory. The Portuguese, the French, and the Dutch established trading posts along the coast (Porto-Novo, Ouidah, Cotonou), and traded weapons for slaves. Slave trade ended in 1848. Then, the French signed treaties with Kings of Abomey (Guézo, Toffa, Glèlè) to establish French protectorates in the main cities and ports. However, King Behanzin fought the French influence which cost him deportation to Martinique. As of 1900, the territory became a French colony ruled by a French Governor. Expansion continued to the North (kingdoms of Parakou, Nikki, Kandi),< Less
Noire: VODOUN-FÁ WE MA NUKÓN TON ON PRIMER LIBRO DE VODOUN-FÁ By Daniel Barreiro Illada
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Presentamos este trabajo de investigación a todos los hermanos de las diásporas con matrices Africanas en América, con el respeto que merecen todas las Culturas de África... More > Occidental que emigraron a nuestro continente con la llegada de los primeros esclavos. Nuestra presentación ofrecerá una introducción puntual a todos los interesados en las manifestaciones culturales africanas en toda América y sobre la Cultura del Imperio de Dahomey, su influencia en el Vudú de Haití, la Santería Cubana, el Candomblé de Brasil y en sus diferentes vertientes que se originaron a partir de ellas. La intención del autor y escritor Daniel Dafòdjí es el rescate de la cultura que representa como Sacerdote y Bokonon de Fá en esta cultura tan antigua de Dahomey, el análisis de su Cosmogonía y Geomancia del Fá, la defensa de su etnia Fon-Gbé que se ve plasmada en el más profundo respeto, investigando en temas muy polémicos y casi desconocidos de la herencia africana de esta cultura dejada en América para sus fieles y simpatizantes.< Less
Origins of the Vodoun Religion in America: Reclamation of A Suppressed Heritage By Mama Zogbé
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African/Diaspora religions are some of the fastest growing spiritual traditions in the West. New generations are born literally being called back to finish the work began by their enslaved and... More > distant African ancestors and deities. The constant dilemma of having to rely upon outdated, patronizing anthropology texts, and” New Age” western spiritual literature, supported by sensationalist Hollywood stereotypes, is problematic at best. This brief introduction will aid in dispelling many misconceptions about the origins of the Vodoun religion from which the African-American Diaspora descend. Previously published in "Mami Wata: Africa's Ancient God/dess Unveiled," this book is good primer for those wanting a solid foundation on Vodoun's origins.< Less
RECKLESS DARING: THE SUDAN By Manny Granillo
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Reckless Daring is a complete rules system to refight colonial era battles at the brigade level from 1870 to 1910. Covers the Sudan, Indian Mutiny, Boer Wars, Ashanti Wars, Zulu Wars, Dahomey Wars,... More > Abyssinian Wars and the Sahara. Army lists, army guides, painting guides and scenario for Omdurman are included< Less
THE YORUBA-SPEAKING PEOPLES By A. B. Ellis
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Of the early history of the Yoruba-speakino, peoples nothing is known, except what can be gleaned from Dalzel's "History of Dahomey," 1793, from which it would appear that, at the beginning... More > of the eighteenth century, all the different tribes were united, and were ruled by a king who resided at Old Oyo, sometimes called Katunga. The kingdom of Yoruba also seems to have been more powerful than the other two great African kingdoms, Dahomi and Ashanti< Less
Ragtime Waltzes for Guitar (Tablature) By Dorian Henry
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Ragtime waltzes arranged for guitar (PDF, Tablature format). Volume 1 : Echoes from the Snowball Club (1898, Harry P. Guy) Silks and Rags (1901, Fred S. Stone) Daughters of Dahomey (1902, Harry P.... More > Guy) Varsity Days (1903, C. M. Foss) Neomê (1905, Louise Gustin) John Jackson’s Social Club (1905, John Rehm) Fleurette (1911, Lou Sievers) Mandy’s Ragtime Waltz (1912, J.S. Zamecnik) Elaine (1913, E. J. Stark) True Love (1913, Henri Klickmann) Wiggle-Wag (1913, George W. Meyer) The Biltmore Waltz (1916, Arthur N. Green) Mexicala (1918, George Gould) http://www.ragtimeguitare.com/< Less
Le Cercle des Amazones By Stéphane Rubin-Dieulois
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Depuis la mort de sa femme dans un accident de voiture, l’écrivain à succès Bertrand Durieux traverse une longue période de dépression. Lorsqu’il se... More > décide à retourner vivre en Provence, il est loin d’imaginer les terribles événements auxquels il va devoir faire face. Un matin, il surprend une jeune femme en train de creuser un trou dans son jardin. Très rapidement, d’étranges phénomènes se produisent dans son entourage. Mais lorsque les menaces se transforment en crimes, l’écrivain n’a d’autre choix que de se battre pour faire cesser le carnage... Ce thriller ravira les amateurs du genre et même ceux non friands habituellement de ce type de littérature tant l’histoire est bien menée de bout en bout par un auteur qui mêle habilement Provence, suspens, exotisme, vaudou, cartésianisme, humanisme et surtout amour de l’Afrique.< Less
Le Cercle des Amazones By Stéphane Rubin-Dieulois
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Depuis la mort de sa femme dans un accident de voiture, l’écrivain à succès Bertrand Durieux traverse une longue période de dépression. Lorsqu’il se... More > décide à retourner vivre en Provence, il est loin d’imaginer les terribles événements auxquels il va devoir faire face. Un matin, il surprend une jeune femme en train de creuser un trou dans son jardin. Très rapidement, d’étranges phénomènes se produisent dans son entourage. Mais lorsque les menaces se transforment en crimes, l’écrivain n’a d’autre choix que de se battre pour faire cesser le carnage... Ce thriller ravira les amateurs du genre et même ceux non friands habituellement de ce type de littérature tant l’histoire est bien menée de bout en bout par un auteur qui mêle habilement Provence, suspens, exotisme, vaudou, cartésianisme, humanisme et surtout amour de l’Afrique.< Less
Ragtime Guitar - 13 waltzes (Tab) By Dorian Henry
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Ragtime waltzes arranged for guitar (Tablature format, TAB). Volume 1 : Echoes from the Snowball Club (1898, Harry P. Guy) p. 8 Silks and Rags (1901, Fred S. Stone) p. 15 Daughters of Dahomey... More > (1902, Harry P. Guy) p. 22 Varsity Days (1903, C. M. Foss) p. 28 Neomê (1905, Louise Gustin) p. 32 John Jackson’s Social Club (1905, John Rehm) p. 38 Fleurette (1911, Lou Sievers) p. 42 Mandy’s Ragtime Waltz (1912, J.S. Zamecnik) p. 47 Elaine (1913, E. J. Stark) p. 52 True Love (1913, Henri Klickmann) p. 54 Wiggle-Wag (1913, George W. Meyer) p. 56 The Biltmore Waltz (1916, Arthur N. Green) p. 61 Mexicala (1918, George Gould) p. 64 http://www.ragtimeguitare.com/< Less

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