Hebrewisms of West Africa has 19 ratings and 2 reviews. Yecheilyah said: I initially rated this book a 5. Coming back to it for some research I am doing. From Egypt to Niger, but we can extend to Guineas and Cap Verde – the Horn of Africa -, a strong Hebrew influence that is not easy to conceive. In the Dial Press of New York published a book by Joseph J. Williams entitled Hebrewisms of West Africa: From Nile to Niger with the.

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But the desert has a long memory. This is a new release of the original edition. In this massive work, Joseph J. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. No trivia or quizzes yet.

While Williams presents a strong case, his evidence, including hundreds of quoted sources, also builds a strong case for the reverse—that an indigenous, continent-wide belief system among African people stands at the very root of Hebrew culture and Western religion. Write your review here: But regardless, there is much that I have gleaned from this book as indicated by the review.


Hebrewisms of West Africa by Joseph J. Williams

Ismail marked it as to-read Nov 28, Ka-Mesha Swain rated it liked it Mar 15, Hwbrewism 06, Yecheilyah Ysrayl rated it really liked it. Hebrewisms were not just limited to the Ashanti in Jamaica but were plentiful in the land from which they came: Hebrewisms of West Africa. Nicolai Sosnowski rated it it was amazing Apr 07, Joseph J Williams compiles many years of research that gives extensive details into the tribal customs of the people of West Africa.


Dwaayo marked it as to-read Aug 02, Refresh affrica try again. Denis Eyong rated it it was amazing May 31, Published May 1st by Kessinger Publishing first published December I initially rated this book a 5.

Second, it would be foolish, if not racist to believe Egyptian culture is of anything but african origin.

What I hebrewims and have always loved is the evidence it provides on the Hebrew customs and traditions practiced by many African Tribal Nations. As persecuted communities, they were rather more in danger than other Negroes of being raided by war parties and sold as slaves.

I was very young when I read it the first time. Still Matic wesr it as to-read Jun 07, It is my belief that the Akan people come from such a source and are not the product of magical wandering Hebrews.

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Hebrewisms of West Africa

Awajoe marked it as to-read Oct 09, Wallace D marked it as to-read Jun 09, Pamela Hammon rated it it was amazing Jun 06, In the 4th chapter the author even hints of the ibibio people being a source of spiritual influence of the Egyptians.

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Elisabetta marked it as to-read Dec 04, Chris Jones is currently reading it Jun 09, Circumcision, the division of the tribes into twelve, blood sprinkling on their altars and doorposts, separation and purification after childbirth, menstrual uncleanliness, etc. Ten centuries after these conversions hebfewism tribes, nay, the inhabitants of certain cities, were pointed out to us as Yahudis-Jews.

Williams documents the Hebraic practices, customs, and beliefs, which he found among the people of Jamaica and the Ashanti of West Africa.