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Author Achebe, Nwando, 1970-
Title The female king of colonial Nigeria [electronic resource] : Ahebi Ugbabe / Nwando Achebe.
Published Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c2011.
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 Electronic Book  DT515.77.U43 A65 2011eb    ONLINE
  
Description 1 online resource (xiii, 305 p.) : ill., maps.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [277]-296) and index.
Contents The introduction : unspoken, blame the mouth; unheard, blame the ear -- Oge Nwatakili : the time of childhood, ca. 1880-1895 -- Mgbakpu Ahebi : exile in Igalaland, ca. 1895-1916 -- Performing masculinities : homecoming--and she becomes a man, ca. 1916-1948 -- Inside King Ahebi's palace, ca. 1916-1948 -- Mastering masculinities : Ekpe Ahebi masquerade, the final insult, ca. 1931-1948 -- The conclusion : Ahebi today : the works that we do are the things by which we are remembered -- Appendix: Select criminal and civil cases in Nsukka Division, 1921-1935 -- Glossary of Enugu-Ezike chronological terms -- Glossary of Igbo, Igala, and Akpoto words.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Ugbabe, Ahebi.
Women, Igbo -- Biography.
Sex role -- Nigeria.
Igbo (African people) -- Kings and rulers -- Biography.
Nigeria -- Kings and rulers -- Biography.
Nigeria -- History -- 1851-1899.
Nigeria -- History -- 1900-1960.
Related To Print version: Achebe, Nwando,. The female king of colonial Nigeria. Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c2011. Achebe, Nwando, 1970- Female king of colonial Nigeria. Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c2011 9780253355386 (DLC) 2010022842
ISBN 9780253005076 (electronic bk.)
0253005078 (electronic bk.)
9780253355386 (cloth : alk. paper)
0253355389 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780253222480 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0253222486 (pbk. : alk. paper)