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Author Price, Richard, 1941-

Title Travels with Tooy [electronic resource] : history, memory, and the African American imagination / Richard Price.

Imprint Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©2008.

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Description 1 online resource (xi, 452 pages) : illustrations, maps
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 439-446).
Summary 35 years into his research in South America, Richard Price ecountered Tooy, a priest, philosopher and healer living in a shantytown on the outskirts of Cayenne, French Guiana. With a blend of storytelling and scholarship, 'Travels with Tooy' recounts the mutually enlightening and mind-expanding journeys of these two intellectuals.
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Subject Alexander, Tooy.
Alexander, Tooy.
Saramacca (Surinamese people) -- Biography.
Saramacca (Surinamese people) -- Rites and ceremonies.
Saramacca (Surinamese people) -- Relocation -- French Guiana -- Cayenne Region.
Shamanism -- French Guiana -- Cayenne Region.
Cayenne Region (French Guiana) -- Religious life and customs.
Cayenne Region (French Guiana) -- Social life and customs.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Price, Richard, 1941- Travels with Tooy. Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2008 9780226680590 (DLC) 2007011573 (OCoLC)105437970
ISBN 9780226680576 (electronic bk.)
0226680576 (electronic bk.)
9780226680583 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
0226680584 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
9780226680590 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
0226680592 (pbk. ; alk. paper)