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Vanishing primitive man / Timothy Severin ; foreword by Colin M. Turnbull.

London : Thames and Hudson, 1973.
ISBN 0500011109, 9780500011102

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WRLC Shared Collections Facility
GN400.S51 V2 Off-site
Standard Title Horizon book of vanishing primitive man
Subjects Indigenous peoples.
Primitive societies.
Description 379 p. : ill. (some col.), facsim., maps, port. ; 29 cm.
Notes American ed. published simultaneously under title: The Horizon book of vanishing primitive man.
Includes index.
Bibliography: p. 378.
Contents Genesis: an introdution -- A living stone age -- Children of the forest [Pygmies of the Ituri forest in Africa] -- The Cunas of Golden Castile -- Aristocrats of the ocean [Polynesians] -- The "Click" people [South African Bushmen, who lived today off the resources of the Kalahari Desert] -- Technocrats of the North [Eskimos] -- The sky people of Hokkaido [The Ainus, the gentle aboriginal Caucasoids of northern Japan] -- Cannibas and missionaries [Melanesians of New Guinea] -- The ski runners of Lapland [Lapps] -- The spartans of the Mato Grosso [Indians of Brazil] -- Exodus, Judges, and Lamentations -- The life of primitive man: a series of picture portfoliois.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)ocm00915955
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