This remarkable book provides a portrait of the lesser-known peoples of Sarawak, New Zealand: the Land Dayaks. Written by an anthropologist who came to know these people during a two-year stay in their remote village, the study--introduced by a folktale imparted to the author by the leading spirit-medium in the village--is a masterly analysis based on sound anthroplogical techniques and informed with understanding, affections, and humor. Geddes describes the life of the Land Dayaks--their traditions, beliefs, and their ...

Nine Dayak Nights 1988, Oxford University Press, USA

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Nine Dayak Nights 1985, Oxford University Press, USA

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Nine Dayak Nights 1969, Oxford University Press, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780196807324

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