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Understanding Somalia
Guide to Culture, History and Social Institutions



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ISBN 9781874209416
Published September 1, 1993 by Routledge
116 Pages

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Book Description

Lewis brings his considerable knowledge of the area to set out in accessible form and in highly readable style the complexities of Somali societal and clan structure, traditions, and historically significant events. This information handbook is recommended briefing material for aid workers or journalists visiting the area. Essential reading for those planning to visit or work in Somalia, and for the general reader with an interest in the Horn, it lifts the veil on a fascinating and functioning heritage.