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Oba's Story: Rastafari, Purification, and Power

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Book Description
Oba's Story tells of the life, religious development and work for justice of a Rastafarian on the island of St. Vincent in the Caribbean. He was born Richard Jacobs in 1948, a brown West Indian subject of the British Empire but he became Ras Oba Chatoyer, a black African-in-Exile, a leader in the Rastafarian community and a political radical. Colman's book follows the dramatic changes in Oba's li... More
Book Information
PublisherAfrica World Press Inc. & The Red Sea Press Inc.
BindingPaperback (2 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages180
ISBN-101592213227
ISBN-13978-1592213221
Publication Date08/15/2005
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About George D. Colman (Author) : George D. Colman is a published author. Published credits of George D. Colman include Oba's Story: Rastafari, Purification, and Power.
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