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Among the forest dwarfs of Malaya.

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Published by Oxford University Press in Kuala Lumpur, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Malay Peninsula.
    • Subjects:
    • Semang (Malaysian people),
    • Ethnology -- Malay Peninsula.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWith an introd. by Geoffrey Benjamin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS595.2.S4 S3313 1973
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 288 p.
      Number of Pages288
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5108044M
      LC Control Number74180468

      The Woman among the Elves (Germany, Karl Lyncker). The Dwarfs in Schalk Mountain (Germany, Carl and Theodor Colshorn). An Underground Woman in Labor (Germany, Karl Bartsch). Midwife for a Nixie (Germany, Adalbert Kuhn and Wilhelm Schwartz). The Midwife of Hafoddydd (Wales, John Rhys). The Fairy Nurse (Ireland, W. R. Wilde). the African dwarfs. Father Schebesta tried to accomplish this task during four expedi- tions. The first and second, in /30 and /35, were mainly concerned with the general picture of this population. The third and fourth expeditions intended to investi- gate the linguistic problems. Once in the African rain forest, SchebestaAuthor: Wilhelm Dupré. "Introduction: Changing Ways of Thinking about the Relations between Society and Environment", Beyond the Sacred Forest: Complicating Conservation in Southeast Asia, Michael R. Dove, Percy E. Sajise, Amity A. Doolittle.


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Good hardback. Some marks, rubbing bumping and fading, mainly to spine. Cloth is split & frayed along edges of spine but binding is tight.

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