vanishing Tungus the story of a remarkable reindeer people. by Morton Friend

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Published by Dial Press in New York .

Written in English

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  • Siberia (Russia)


  • Evenki (Asian people) -- Juvenile literature,
  • Tunguses,
  • Siberia (Russia) -- Social life and customs

About the Edition

A study of the culture of the Tungus, a nomadic reindeer-herding people of northern Siberia, who depended on cooperation and mutual trust for survival.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 97-99.

Book details

LC ClassificationsDK759.T9 F75
The Physical Object
Pagination103 p.
Number of Pages103
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5282527M
LC Control Number72000715

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