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The Resource Peoples of the world, introd. by David Maybury-Lewis ; afterword by Wade Davis

Peoples of the world, introd. by David Maybury-Lewis ; afterword by Wade Davis

Label
Peoples of the world
Title
Peoples of the world
Statement of responsibility
introd. by David Maybury-Lewis ; afterword by Wade Davis
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A comprehensive and lavishly illustrated one-of-a-kind volume capturing the traditions and ways of life of remote ethnic groups around the globe--their customs, their religions and livelihoods--is compiled by world-renowned anthropologists and writers
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GN378
LC item number
.P4616
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
National Geographic Society (U.S.)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ethnology
  • Ethnologie
  • Ethnologie
Label
Peoples of the world, introd. by David Maybury-Lewis ; afterword by Wade Davis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
At head of title: National Geographic
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Ethnicity and culture / David Maybury-Lewis -- Asia / Patrick Booz -- Oceania / Ian Mcintosh, Eugene Ogan, and James F. Weiner -- South America / Brian Fagan -- Mesoamerica & the Caribbean / Philip Scher and George Stuart -- North America / Trudy Griffin-Pierce -- Europe / Catherine Herbert Howell and Keith and Elisabeth Ward -- Sub-Saharan Africa / Roy Richard Grinker and Philip Scher -- North Africa & the Middle East / Beebe Bahrami -- Arctic / Robert Lee Humphrey -- Afterword : Cultures in crisis / Wade Davis -- Ethnic groups of the world
Control code
ocm47767126
Dimensions
32 cm.
Extent
304 p.
Isbn
9780792264019
Lccn
2001042785
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill., col maps
Label
Peoples of the world, introd. by David Maybury-Lewis ; afterword by Wade Davis
Publication
Note
At head of title: National Geographic
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Ethnicity and culture / David Maybury-Lewis -- Asia / Patrick Booz -- Oceania / Ian Mcintosh, Eugene Ogan, and James F. Weiner -- South America / Brian Fagan -- Mesoamerica & the Caribbean / Philip Scher and George Stuart -- North America / Trudy Griffin-Pierce -- Europe / Catherine Herbert Howell and Keith and Elisabeth Ward -- Sub-Saharan Africa / Roy Richard Grinker and Philip Scher -- North Africa & the Middle East / Beebe Bahrami -- Arctic / Robert Lee Humphrey -- Afterword : Cultures in crisis / Wade Davis -- Ethnic groups of the world
Control code
ocm47767126
Dimensions
32 cm.
Extent
304 p.
Isbn
9780792264019
Lccn
2001042785
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill., col maps

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