West African Christianity : the religious impact / Lamin Sanneh.

Author
Sanneh, Lamin O. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Maryknoll, New York : Orbis Books, 1983.
Description
xviii, 286 p. : maps ; 21 cm.

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Subject(s)
Notes
Includes index.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-267) and index.
Action note
committed to retain
Contents
  • African Christian antecedents in antiquity
  • The early pioneers : the church comes to West Africa, 1471-1703
  • Missionary activity in Benin, Warri and São Tomé, 1480-1807
  • The establishment of Christian colonies in West Africa : Sierra Leone and Liberia
  • The Baptist, Presbyterian and Methodist missions : Cameroun and Ghana
  • Christian missions and African education and social improvement
  • The rise of African independent churches
  • Christianity, Islam and African traditional religions.
ISBN
0883447037
OCLC
10232324
RCP
H - S
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