Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 January 1997

496 Pages | 49 b/w halftones, 28 linecuts, 20 tables

ISBN: 9780198280705

Bookseller Code (06)

Sea Hunters of Indonesia

Fishers and Weavers of Lamalera

R. H. Barnes

A Clarendon Press Publication

Oxford Studies in Social and Cultural Anthropology

Sea Hunters of Indonesia is a comprehensive study of the culture, economy, and history of Lamalera, a traditional whaling and textile-producing community in Indonesia, now becoming a major tourist attraction. R.H. Barnes offers a richly detailed and beautifully illustrated view of unique ways of life that are now under threat.


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