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Published by Souvenir Press in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Ethnology.,
  • Religion.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Bronislaw Malinowski ; with an introduction by Robert Redfield.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGN304 .M35x 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination274 p. ;
Number of Pages274
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2500455M
ISBN 100285647458
LC Control Number87673647

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