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The place of stunted ironwood trees

a year in the lives of the cattle-herding Himba of Namibia

by David P. Crandall

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Published by Continuum in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Otutati (Namibia),
  • Namibia,
  • Otutati.
    • Subjects:
    • Himba (African people) -- Domestic animals.,
    • Himba (African people) -- Social life and customs.,
    • Cattle herders -- Namibia -- Otutati.,
    • Otutati (Namibia) -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDavid P. Crandall.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT1558.H56 C73 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 269 p. :
      Number of Pages269
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6783476M
      ISBN 10082641270X
      LC Control Number00034065

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