Download E-books Popular Musics of the Non-Western World: An Introductory Survey by Peter Manuel (1989-01-12) PDF

By Peter Manuel

Show description

Read or Download Popular Musics of the Non-Western World: An Introductory Survey by Peter Manuel (1989-01-12) PDF

Similar Africa books

Wilfred Thesiger in Africa: A Unique Collection of Essays & Personal Photographs

A different number of essays accompany Wilfred Thesiger’s personal own images of the Africa he skilled as one of many world’s so much celebrated explorers Along with Sir Wilfred Thesiger's appealing photographs—most of them formerly unpublished—the essays during this quantity discover and overview his life of African exploration and trip, in addition to, for the 1st time, his photographic perform and its legacy as a museum assortment.

African Laughter: Four Visits to Zimbabwe

A hugely own tale of the eminent British author returning to her African roots that's "brilliant . . . [and] captures the contradictions of a tender nation. "--New York instances ebook overview

The Poisonwood Bible: A Novel

The Poisonwood Bible is a narrative advised by means of the spouse and 4 daughters of Nathan rate, a fierce, evangelical Baptist who takes his relations and project to the Belgian Congo in 1959. they convey with them every little thing they suspect they'll want from domestic, yet quickly locate that each one of it—from backyard seeds to Scripture—is calamitously remodeled on African soil.

However Long the Night: Molly Melching's Journey to Help Millions of African Women and Girls Triumph

In in spite of the fact that lengthy the evening, Aimee Molloy tells the not going and encouraging tale of Molly Melching, an American girl whose adventure as an alternate pupil in Senegal led her to chanced on Tostan and devote nearly 4 a long time of her existence to the women and girls of Africa. This relocating biography info Melching's beginnings on the collage of Dakar and follows her trip of forty years in Africa, the place she grew to become a social entrepreneur and considered one of humanity's most powerful voices for the rights of women and ladies.

Additional info for Popular Musics of the Non-Western World: An Introductory Survey by Peter Manuel (1989-01-12)

Show sample text content

Rated 4.62 of 5 – based on 23 votes