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Cultural anthropology

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English


  • Ethnology

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

StatementConrad Phillip Kottak.
LC ClassificationsGN316 .K64 1979
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 394 p. :
Number of Pages394
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4727806M
ISBN 100394322215
LC Control Number78015704

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