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Facing Mount Kenya: The Tribal Life of the Gikuyu

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'Facing Mount Kenya' is a central document of the highest distinction in anthropological literature, an invaluable key to the structure of African society and the nature of the African mind. 'Facing Mount Kenya' is not only a formal study of life and death, work and play, sex and the family in one of the greatest tribes of contemporary Africa, but a work of considerable literary merit. The very sight and sound of Kikuyu tribal life presented here are at once comprehensive and intimate, and as precise as they are compassionate.

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ISBN:
9780394702100
Author:
Kenyatta, Jomo
Publisher:
Vintage Books
Subject:
General
Subject:
Africa
Subject:
History
Subject:
Biochemistry
Subject:
Sociology - General
Subject:
Ethnology
Subject:
Anthropology
Subject:
Human Physiology
Subject:
Africa, east
Subject:
Africa - Kenya
Subject:
Kikuyu (African people)
Subject:
Africa - East - Kenya
Subject:
Ethnology -- Africa, East.
Subject:
General Biography
Subject:
World History-Africa
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Vintage
Publication Date:
19620231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
352
Dimensions:
7.30x4.48x.76 in. .44 lbs.

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