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Ashantee and the Gold Coast

John Beecham

Ashantee and the Gold Coast

being a sketch of the history, social state, and superstitions of the inhabitants of those countries, with a notice of the state and prospects of Christianity among them.

by John Beecham

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Published by Johnson Reprint Corp. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ashanti (Kingdom),
  • Ghana
    • Subjects:
    • Ashanti (African people) -- Social life and customs.,
    • Fanti (African people) -- Social life and customs.,
    • Ashanti (Kingdom) -- History.,
    • Ghana -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLondon, Sold by J. Mason, 1841.
      SeriesLand marks in anthropology
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT507 .B4 1970
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 376 p.
      Number of Pages376
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5690992M
      LC Control Number70018660

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      An Ashantee Soldier Names Wyld, James, (Engraver) Collection. Journal of a residence in Ashantee, comprising notes and researches relative to the Gold Coast, and the interior of Western Africa, chiefly collected from Arabic mss. Dates / Origin Date Issued: . Parts 1 and 2, 1 1 Gold Coast. Despatch from Governor J. Pope Hennessy, C.M.G., and Reply, relative to his estimate of the nature and importance of the Ashantee Invasion, July [C] 1 2 Gold Coast. Despatches on the subject of the Ashantee Invasion and Attack on Elmina, July [C] (2 copies) 1 Gold Coast. Despatches on.

      However, a series of diplomatic blunders at Coomassie placed Bowdich back in charge who in managed to form a treaty with the king of Ashantee. This achievement promised peace in this part of Africa and aided in the extension of British influence as well as . Buy Journal of a Residence in Ashantee 1 by Joseph Dupuis (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(2).


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