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Kuanyama Ambo folklore

E. M. Loeb

Kuanyama Ambo folklore

by E. M. Loeb

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Published by California University Press, Cambridge University Press in Berkeley, CA, London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby E. M. Loeb.
SeriesAnthropological records -- vol.13, no.4
The Physical Object
Pagination289-335p. :
Number of Pages335
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18326230M

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Folklore Texts: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Loeb, Edwin Meyer, Kuanyama Ambo folklore. Berkeley: University of California Press, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors /.

The Ovambo people (pronounced ()), also called Aawambo, Ambo, Aawambo (Ndonga, Nghandjera, Kwambi, Mbalantu), Ovambo or Ovawambo (Kwanyama), are a Bantu ethnic group native to Southern Africa, primarily modern are the single largest ethnic group in Namibia, accounting for over half of the population.

They are also found in southern Angolan province of Cunene where they are Angola:55 EDWIN MEYER LOEB Edwin Loeb died on Aug at the age of seventy-two while vacationing with his wife, Ella Marie, in Santa Monica, California. In the spring of he suffered a stroke from which he did not fully re- cover.

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In the first sentence of the introduction, the author announces his attempt to make out the case to intro-duce a new genre of tale – a shamanic story, which is. Also, he wrote articles on the ethnographic position of the Kwanyama (he uses the term Kuanyama Ambo) among the peoples of Namibia, their folklore, magic, and initiation rites.

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Loeb’s book Ifz Fez~dol Ajrica, a study of the Kuanyama Ambo peo- ples. In this field study, as in all previous studies, he examined the cultures near and around the one of his immediate concentration. Primarily he remained interested in the diffu- sion of trait : Gertrude Toffelmier.

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