This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings inside. This book has hardback covers. In poor condition, suitable as a reading copy. Dust Jacket in good condition., 550grams, ISBN: 0801414113.
Very Good in Very Good jacket. 8vo. 267pp, index, bibliography, glossary, tables, line drawings, map. Or tan cloth in jacket. Spine faded, prev owners name on front free endpaper. The Minangkabau of Sumatra, ardent followers of Islam-a patrilineally oriented religion-are one of the few remaining matrilinear groups in the world. Examining matriliny's evolution in response to changing times, the author studies the reasons for the tradition's resilience.
Very Good. 0801414113 Stamped REVIEW COPY o/w fine in d.j. B/w maps & illus. Six maps. Glossary. A historical study of changing migratory patterns among one of the last matrilineal groups in the world, the Minangkabau people of Western and Central Sumatra. 267pp. Index, bibl. 1st ed. > DJ Very Good | > Language: English | > Size: 8vo | > Media/Binding: Hardcover |
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