Domingos Lvares, African Healing, and the Intellectual History of the Atlantic World
||Sweet, James H.|
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||University of North Carolina Press|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $30.00|
| Book Description: |
By tracing the steps of Domingos Alvares, a powerful African healer and vodun priest, James Sweet finds dramatic means for unfolding a history of the eighteenth-century Atlantic world in which healing, religion, kinship, and political subversion were intimately connected.