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Sweet, James H. (James Hoke)
Domingos Álvares, African healing, and the intellectual history of the Atlantic world / James H. Sweet
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2011
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 3rd Floor  HT869.A58 S84 2011    AVAILABLE
Subject Álvares, Domingos, b. ca. 1710
Subject(s) Slaves -- Brazil, Northeast -- Biography
Healers -- Brazil, Northeast -- Biography
Healers -- Portugal -- Biography
Subject Atlantic Ocean Region -- History -- 18th century
Subject(s) Slave trade -- Africa, West -- History -- 18th century
Inquisition -- Portugal -- History -- 18th century
Medicine, Magic, mystic, and spagiric
Witchcraft
Vodou
Physical Description xvii, 300 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [277]-290) and index
Contents Dahomey -- Passages -- Recife -- Rio de Janeiro -- Freedom -- The politics of healing -- Dislocations -- Inquisition -- Algarve -- Obscurity

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