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Hearing the mermaid"s song

Lindsay Hale

Hearing the mermaid"s song

the Umbanda religion in Rio de Janeiro

by Lindsay Hale

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by University of New Mexico Press in Albuquerque .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Umbanda (Cult) -- Brazil -- Rio de Janeiro,
  • Spirit possession -- Brazil -- Rio de Janeiro,
  • Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) -- Religious life and customs,
  • Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) -- Social life and customs

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementLindsay Hale.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL2592.U5 H35 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23197558M
    ISBN 109780826347336
    LC Control Number2009012684

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