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Abyssinian journey by Griaule, Marcel

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Published by J. Miles, ltd. in London .
Written in English



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  • Ethiopia -- Description and travel.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesBurners of men.
Statementby Marcel Griaule; preface by S. Charléty ...
ContributionsRich, Edwin Gile, 1879-1939.
LC ClassificationsDT378 .G73 1935a
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 247 p.
Number of Pages247
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6331411M
LC Control Number35037319

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: MY ABYSSINIAN JOURNEY: A Journey Through Abyssinia from The Red Sea to Nairobi in in the Days of Emperor Menelik.: SIGNED and inscribed by John Boyes dated July Worn and ink stained (text and inscription not affected) scarce booklet issued in support of Mobile Canteens for Forces Opperating in East Africa. Single sectionstapled binding, in scuffed and stained Price: $ Marcel Griaule (16 May – 23 February ) was a French author and anthropologist known for his studies of the Dogon people of West Africa, and for pioneering ethnographic field studies in France. He worked together with Germaine Dieterlen and Jean Rouch on African subjects. His publications number over books and articles for scholarly journals. Journey from the Blue Nile A History of the Abyssinian Cat Written for the United Abyssinian Club, Inc, New York, ,. by Aida Bartleman Zanetti, Cambridge, Mass. in collaboration with Elinor Dennis, Media, Pa. and Mary E. Hantzmon, Washington, D.C.   Voyage from Aden to Mocha—Residence at the Factory—Abstract of occurrences in Yemen since —Preparations for Abyssinian Journey—Deputation of Mr. Stuart, in the service of the African Association, to Zeyla, with the intention that he should proceed to Hurrur and Efat—Departure from Mocha for the Abyssinian Coast, p.