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Author: Heather Millar
ISBN: 0761400885
Publisher Benchmark Books (February 1, 1996)
Language English
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by Heather Millar


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July 27, 2012 History. Cultures of the past. The kingdom of Benin in West Africa. 1 2 3 4 5. Want to Read. 80 p. : Number of pages.

Presents the history and culture of the kingdom which 500 years ago outshone all others on Africa's west coast and which is now part of Nigeria. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Uploaded by w on July 11, 2012.

Presents the history and culture of the kingdom which 500 years ago outshone all others on Africa's west coast and which is now part of. .The Kingdom of Benin West Africa. Select Format: Library Binding.

Heather Mary MacGowan Millar, American Writer, magazine. Spain in the Age of Exploration (Cultures of the Past). Recipient 3d place Enterprise Reporting Philadelphia Press Association, 1988, honorable mention New Jersey Press Association, 1988, Silver medal International Regional Magazine Association, 1995. Member American Society Journalists and Authors (secretary; 1st place article of year award 1997).

Benin, one of the principal historic kingdoms of the western African forest region (f. head of an oba Head of an oba, Edo brass sculpture from the court of Benin, Nigeria, 16th century; in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City. Photograph by Katie Chao.

Benin, one of the principal historic kingdoms of the western African forest region (fl. 13th–19th century). Tradition asserts that the Edo people became dissatisfied with the rule of a dynasty of semimythical kings, the ogisos, and in the 13th century they invited Prince Oranmiyan of Ife to rule. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979 (1979. Nigeria: Yorubaland and Benin.

Giclee Print: West African Cultures Art Print : 24x18in. Court of Benin, Edo Culture Nigeria Commemorative Head of a King century Copper alloy 11 x 9 x 9 inches The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Private and public ceremonies mark many of the important moments in Benin’s yearly calendar More information. Mende people, compare to Bundu mask. Nigeria - Edo Vessel Lid in the Form of a Leopard Head (Indianapolis Museum of Art).

and interpersonal obligation, while also maintaining concepts of persons as autonomous agents . November 1998 · African Arts.

Moral lives across cultures: Heterogeneity and conflict.

The Kingdom of Benin. Map showing Benin in West Africa

The Kingdom of Benin. Map showing Benin in West Africa. Until the late 19th century, one of the major powers in West Africa was the kingdom of Benin in what is now southwest Nigeria. When European merchant ships began to visit West Africa from the 15th century onwards, Benin came to control the trade between the inland peoples and the Europeans on the coast. The kingdom of Benin was also well known to European traders and merchants during the 16th and 17th centuries, when it became wealthy partly due to trading in slaves.

Presents the history and culture of the kingdom which 500 years ago outshone all others on Africa's west coast
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