Embu & Mbeere - Bibliography

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Chesaina, Ciarunji
Oral Literature of the Embu and Mbeere
Nairobi, Kenya: East African Educational Publishers, 1997

Gorfain, Phyllis; Glazier, Jack
Sexual symbolism, origins, and the ogre in Mbeere, Kenya
In Journal of American Folklore 91:925-946, 1978

Muriuki, Godfrey
Kenya's People: People round Mount Kenya
London, UK: Evans Brothers, 1978

Mwaniki, H.S. Kabeca
The Living History of Embu and Mbeere
Nairobi, Kenya: East Africa Literature Bureau, 1973

Mwaniki, H.S. Kabeca
Embu Historical texts
Nairobi, Kenya: East African Literature Bureau, 1974

Mwaniki, H.S. Kabeca
Categories and Substance of Embu Traditional Songs and Dance
Nairobi, Kenya: Kenya Literature Bureau, 1986

Saberwal, Satish
Historical notes on the Embu of central Kenya
In Journal of African History, Vol. 8(1), pp. 29-38 (1967)

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