Migrations, Myth and Magic from the Gilbert Islands: Early Writings of Sir Arthur Grimble, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Migrations, Myth and Magic from the Gilbert Islands

Early Writings of Sir Arthur Grimble, 1st Edition

Edited by Rosemary Grimble

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Description

This book is a collection of Arthur Grimble's field notes and early writings, brought together in book form with linking pieces and a large number of illustrations. There are chapters on cannibalism and head hunting, on astronomy and on many aspects of the lives of the Gilbertese people from birth to death.

Originally published in 1972.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC002000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / General