Hebrewisms of West Africa has 19 ratings and 2 reviews. Yecheilyah said: I initially rated this book a 5. Coming back to it for some research I am doing. 26 Mar From Egypt to Niger, but we can extend to Guineas and Cap Verde – the Horn of Africa -, a strong Hebrew influence that is not easy to conceive. An overdue, charge of one anna will** be charged for each day the book is kept overtime* HEBREWISMS OF WEST AFRICA HEBREWISMS OF WEST AFRICA.
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HEBREWISMS OF WEST AFRICA, by Joseph J. Williams – Africa World Press & The Red Sea Press
He then studies the language and culture of the Ashanti of whom many Jamaicans have descended by comparing them to well known and established Hebraic traditions. This book really helps my research in this area.
This book documents facts as well as links circumstantial evidences which shows migration of the 12 tribes through out different eras in history. As persecuted communities, they were rather more in danger than other Negroes of being raided by war parties and sold as slaves. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Awajoe marked it as to-read Oct 09, And from West Africa the Hebrews made their way to the Americas in slave ships, a point Williams does not bring out.
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Mussulmans though they are, they still retain customs which point to their Jewish origin, while some still marry only within the tribe. How has this book been overlooked for so long? Circumcision, the division of the tribes into twelve, blood sprinkling on their altars and doorposts, separation and purification after childbirth, menstrual uncleanliness, etc.
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Want to Read saving…. I was also able to get a first edition copy of the book, which I treasure. Annelisa marked it as to-read Feb 15, In this massive work, Joseph J.
Elliot Burns rated it it was amazing Dec 07, First, I would like to point out that a people when enslaved are forced to adapt the religion and culture of their captors. To give a weak look at the potential of magical wandering Hebrews. He loves it, if you know who you are and want some good history about the Hebrew nation, how they travel and where to. The book covers a number of sources from various explorers and authors who had been either searching or writing on the issue of possible Jewish traces in West Africa.
No trivia or quizzes yet. How many of them might still hold some Jewish customs here is another question. Yahoodee simply implies Jews, the tribes of Jews, etc. All prices are in USD.
Westt Description In this massive work, Afrixa J. The Valley of the Dry Bones: Buy in bulk and save. Williams also makes some false claims himself as he tries to make the connection between the Hebrew customs of the bible and African people. From Babylon to Timbuktu: The Lost World of the Israelite Conquest: I was very young when I read it the first time.
Cameron Hunter marked it as to-read Oct 02, Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations. What I love and have always loved is the evidence it provides on the Hebrew customs and traditions practiced by many African Tribal Nations.
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Though hebdewism this may be questionable since from what I understand the Ashanti don’t assert such a claim of themselves. Read reviews that mention west africa hebrewisms of west recommend this book african various ashanti research ancient possible searching truth.
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Thanks for telling us about the problem. Mark Washington marked it as to-read Feb 28, It was the one rule he had to break. Please try again later. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? While I still hope people will take a chance on it I do understand now why some are hesitant.
Showing of 45 reviews. Cesar Gomez marked it as to-read Jan 03, More than likely it is due to the fact that there no longer exists a continuous Jewish presence out of West Africa. Taleah marked it as to-read Jul 22,