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The role of the horse in Hausa culture

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Koops, Katrin
Date
1996
Abstract
Contents include: the practical role of the horse in history, two foundation myths, the horse as symbol of social status in Hausa society, the horse in the royal context, polo in Hausaland, the role of the horse in the Bori cult of spirit possession, and the boy, the witch, and the wonderful horse.
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iv, 152 leaves ; 29 cm.
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