Hebrewisms of West Africa has 19 ratings and 2 reviews. Yecheilyah said: I initially rated this book a 5. Coming back to it for some research I am doing. From Egypt to Niger, but we can extend to Guineas and Cap Verde – the Horn of Africa -, a strong Hebrew influence that is not easy to conceive. In the Dial Press of New York published a book by Joseph J. Williams entitled Hebrewisms of West Africa: From Nile to Niger with the.

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Tal rated it it was amazing Aug 02, Yahoodee simply implies Jews, the tribes of Jews, etc. Andrew marked it as to-read Apr 29, Be the first to ask a question about Hebrewisms of West Africa.


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Authors Africa World Press, Inc. They also apply the term Yahoodee to the Hebrew or Jewish tribes, whether native Africans or not, who inhabit Maroa, some parts of Africaa, and the neighborhood of Timbuctoo.


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I was very young when I read it the first time. Bobby Thomas rated it it was amazing Dec 25, Lynn added it Oct 15, Sonya Senior rated it really liked it Mar 30, Chris Jones is currently reading it Jun 09, As persecuted communities, they were rather more in danger than other Negroes of being raided by war parties and sold as slaves.

Aaron Benarroch marked it as to-read Sep 20, I initially rated this book a 5. In this massive work, Joseph J.

The one story that seems any ways believable of the blood of Judah crossing into Africa is in turn shoot down whole heartily.

Williams documents the Hebraic practices, wst, and beliefs, which he found among the people of Jamaica and the Ashanti of West Africa. In quoting Sidney Mendelssohn we learn: Second, it would be foolish, if not racist to believe Egyptian culture is of anything but african origin.

Hebrewisms of West Africa by Joseph J. Williams

No trivia or quizzes yet. Mark Washington marked it as to-read Feb 28, Williams was a Catholic friar who devoted several years in Jamaica studying the Ashanti. Q Riley yasharahla rated it it was amazing Nov 11, Write your review here: L Abdulsalam rated it it was amazing Oct 13, Annelisa marked it as to-read Feb 15, Taleah marked it as to-read Jul 22, Krystina marked it as to-read Jan 09, The author then in the center of the book deviates entirely from the main theme.


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Chan marked it as to-read Oct 07, Hebrewisms were not just limited to the Ashanti in Jamaica but were plentiful in the land from which they came: