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Cultural and social anthropology

Peter B. Hammond

Cultural and social anthropology

selected readings

by Peter B. Hammond

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnology

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statement[compiled by] Peter B. Hammond.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN325 .H29 1975, GN8 H35 1975
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 498 p.
    Number of Pages498
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19475533M
    ISBN 100023496304

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