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Balinese worlds by Fredrik Barth

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago, London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Ethnology -- Indonesia -- Bali (Province),
  • Religion and culture -- Indonesia -- Bali (Province),
  • Bali (Indonesia : Province) -- Social life and customs.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementFredrik Barth.
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 370p. ;
Number of Pages370
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22161299M
ISBN 100226038343, 0226038335

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