The Serpent and the Rainbow [Audiobook] download free by Davis

The Serpent and the Rainbow Audiobook download free by Davis
  • Listen audiobook: The Serpent and the Rainbow
  • Author: Davis
  • Release date: 1997/12/14
  • Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Science and Geography
  • ISBN: 9780684839295
  • Rating: 8.73 of 10
  • Votes: 602
  • Review by: Paityn Waller
  • Review rating: 9.1 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/8
  • Duration: 3H51M6S in 256 kbps (60.8 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-07-31
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: WAV, FLAC, MP3, Apple Lossless, WMA, MPEG4, MPEG-4 SLS (compression 7-ZIP, LZO, CHM, ALZ, RAR, ZIP)
  • Total pages original book: 304
  • Includes a PDF summary of 31 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 24M11S (6.2 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: A scientific investigation and personal adventure story about zombis and the voudoun culture of Haiti by a Harvard scientist. In April 1982, ethnobotanist Wade Davis arrived in Haiti to investigate two documented cases of zombis-people who had reappeared in Haitian society years after they had been officially declared dead and had been buried. Drawn into a netherworld of rituals and celebrations, Davis penetrated the vodoun mystique deeply enough to place zombification in its proper context within vodoun culture. In the course of his investigation, Davis came to realize that the story of vodoun is the history of Haiti-from the African origins of its people to the successful Haitian independence movement, down to the present day, where vodoun culture is, in effect, the government of Haiti's countryside. The Serpent and the Rainbow combines anthropological investigation with a remarkable personal adventure to illuminate and finally explain a phenomenon that has long fascinated Americans.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Anthropology, Social & Cultural Anthropology, Magic, Spells & Alchemy, Science: General Issues, Sociology & Anthropology
  • Download servers: Microsoft OneDrive, Google Drive,, BitShare, Dropbox, SecureSlice, MEGA. Compressed in 7-ZIP, LZO, CHM, ALZ, RAR, ZIP
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 15.34 USD
  • Dimensions: 139.7x210.82x20.32mm
  • Weight: 226.8g
  • Printed by: POCKET BOOKS
  • Published in: New York, United States

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