Larken, P. M.. An account of the Zande

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Title: An account of the Zande

Published in: Sudan notes and records -- Vol. 9, Vol. 10

Published By: Sudan notes and records -- Vol. 9, Vol. 10 Khartoum: [s.n.], 1926-1927. 1-55 p., 85-135. p. [incomplete]

By line: P. M. Larken

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: HRAF, 1999. Computer File

Culture: Azande (FO07)

Subjects: Diet (262); Body alterations (304); Food preparation (252); Dwellings (342); Sorcery (754); Revelation and divination (787);

Abstract: A good source, especially on material culture. The reporting is free from sociological and theoretical bias. The article continued in Vol. XII under the title ‘Impressions of the Azande’ (29:Larkin, this file). Major Larkin was district commisssioner in Zandeland from 1911-1932.

Document Number: 8

Document ID: fo07-008

Document Type: component part(s) monograph

Language: English


This document consists of excerpts

Repetitious or redundant passages have been omitted

Field Date: ca. 1925

Evaluation: Government Official-5

Analyst: KS; 1950-1956

Coverage Date: not specified

Coverage Place: Sudan, Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Central African Republic

LCSH: Zande (African people)


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