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Roots and flowerings of Ethiopia"s traditional crafts

Jacques Dubois

Roots and flowerings of Ethiopia"s traditional crafts

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Published by UNESCO in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia .
Written in English

  • In art,
  • Handicraft,
  • Exhibitions,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesEthiopia"s traditional crafts
    StatementJacques Dubois
    LC ClassificationsTT119.E8 D83 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination43 p. :
    Number of Pages43
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24882423M
    LC Control Number2010305905

    Ethiopia is rich in medical lore. The use of plants in religjous ceremonies as well as for magic and medicinal purposes is very commonplace and widespread. Based upon strong primitive roots. The art ofnative medicine is still widely practicedo While much of this lore isindigenous, yet there are strong indications of Hebrew and Egyptian aswell as Greek and other Arabic influences.

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