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Published by Lund University Press in Lund, Sweden .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Ethnology -- Melanesia.,
  • Melanesia -- Social life and customs.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited by Jonathan Friedman, James G. Carrier.
SeriesLund monographs in social anthropology -- 3
ContributionsCarrier, James G., Friedman, Jonathan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGN668 .M49 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination191 p. ;
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18149498M
ISBN 109179663664

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