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Author Fratkin, Elliot M., author

Title Laibon : an anthropologist's journey with Samburu diviners in Kenya / Elliot M. Fratkin
Published Lanham, Md. : AltaMira Press, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 179 pages)
Contents Ch. 1. Meeting the laibon Lonyoki -- ch. 2. Living with nomads -- ch. 3. The dark valley -- ch. 4. The long hunger -- ch. 5. Epilogue : the gourd is passed
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Fratkin, Elliot M.
Anthropologists -- Kenya -- Biography.
Ariaal (African people) -- Social life and customs.
Ethnology -- Kenya.
Samburu (African people) -- Social life and customs.
Genre/Form Autobiographies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0759120692 (electronic bk.)
9780759120693 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)