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Published by Mouton in The Hague, Paris .
Written in English


  • Anthropology -- Himalaya Mountains Region -- Congresses.,
  • Ethnology -- Himalaya Mountains Region -- Congresses.,
  • Himalaya Mountains Region -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

Statementeditor, James F. Fisher.
SeriesWorld anthropology
ContributionsFisher, James F., International Congress of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences (9th : 1973 : Chicago)
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 567 p. :
Number of Pages567
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22033382M
ISBN 109027977003

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