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By Ras Michael Brown

African-Atlantic Cultures and the South Carolina Lowcountry examines perceptions of the wildlife published through the non secular principles and practices of African-descended groups in South Carolina from the colonial interval into the 20th century. targeting Kongo nature spirits referred to as the simbi, Ras Michael Brown describes the basic function faith performed in key old strategies, equivalent to developing new groups and incorporating American kinds of Christianity into an African-based spirituality. This e-book illuminates how humans of African descent engaged the religious panorama of the Lowcountry via their subsistence practices, non secular studies and political discourse.

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