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The Resource The old way : a story of the first people, Elizabeth Marshall Thomas

The old way : a story of the first people, Elizabeth Marshall Thomas

Label
The old way : a story of the first people
Title
The old way
Title remainder
a story of the first people
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Marshall Thomas
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author revisits her experiences studying the Kalahari San in Africa and documents their behavior as hunter-gatherers
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
197544
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1931-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thomas, Elizabeth Marshall
Dewey number
305.896/1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DT1558.S38
LC item number
T46 2006b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • San (African people)
  • San (African people)
  • Hunting and gathering societies
  • Hunting and gathering societies
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a story of the first people
Label
The old way : a story of the first people, Elizabeth Marshall Thomas
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Sarah Crichton Books."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [329]-331) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
About words and names -- pt. 1. Fifteen hundred centuries -- Our lineage -- Meat and fire -- The Kalahari -- The search -- Place -- Hunting -- Gathering -- Poison -- Dangerous animals -- Lions -- Men and women -- The life cycle -- The social fabric -- Peacekeeping -- Knowledge -- Religion -- pt. 2. Tsumkwe -- Return -- The present
Control code
804200
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xv, 348 pages
Isbn
9780312427283
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780312427283
  • (OCoLC)153578923
Label
The old way : a story of the first people, Elizabeth Marshall Thomas
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Sarah Crichton Books."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [329]-331) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
About words and names -- pt. 1. Fifteen hundred centuries -- Our lineage -- Meat and fire -- The Kalahari -- The search -- Place -- Hunting -- Gathering -- Poison -- Dangerous animals -- Lions -- Men and women -- The life cycle -- The social fabric -- Peacekeeping -- Knowledge -- Religion -- pt. 2. Tsumkwe -- Return -- The present
Control code
804200
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xv, 348 pages
Isbn
9780312427283
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780312427283
  • (OCoLC)153578923

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