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Author Tomášková, Silvia, author

Title Wayward shamans : the prehistory of an idea / Silvia Tomášková
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 271 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Discoveries of an imaginary place -- Strange landscapes, familiar magic -- People in a land before time -- The invention of Siberian ethnology -- Sex, gender, and encounters with spirits -- Changed men and changed women -- French connections and the spirits of prehistory -- Conclusion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Shamanism -- Russia (Federation) -- Siberia.
Shamans -- Russia (Federation) -- Siberia.
Siberia (Russia) -- Civilization.
Siberia (Russia) -- Colonization.
Siberia (Russia) -- Religious life and customs.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2012047119
ISBN (hardcover : alkaline paper)
(paperback : alkaline paper)