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Encyclopedia of world cultures

Author: David Levinson
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : G.K. Hall, New York : Macmillan Reference USA 1991-1996.
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A basic reference source to the cultures of the world. Provides descriptions of all the cultures of each region of the world or of a representative sample of cultures for regions where full coverage is impossible, as well as accurate descriptions of cultures of the past.
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
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Encyclopedia of world cultures.
Boston, Mass. : G.K. Hall, 1991-2002
(OCoLC)555894524
Online version:
Encyclopedia of world cultures.
Boston, Mass. : G.K. Hall, 1991-2002
(OCoLC)608487079
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Levinson
ISBN: 081688840X 9780816888405 0816118086 9780816118083 0816118124 9780816118120 0816118116 9780816118113 0816118140 9780816118144 0816118094 9780816118090 0816118108 9780816118106 0816118132 9780816118137 081611840X 9780816118403 0816118167 9780816118168 0816118159 9780816118151 0816118175 9780816118175
OCLC Number: 22492614
Awards: Association of American Publishers PROSE Award, 1996.
Description: 10 volumes : maps ; 29 cm
Contents: V. 1. North America / Timothy J. O'Leary, David Levinson, volume editors --
v. 2. Oceania / Terrence E. Hays, vol. ed. --
v. 3. South Asia / Paul Hockings, vol. ed. --
v. 4. Europe (central, western, and southeastern Europe) / Linda A. Bennett, vol. ed. --
v. 5. East and Southeast Asia / Paul Hockings, vol. ed. --
v. 6. Russia and Eurasia; China / Paul Friedrich and Norma Diamond, vol. eds. --
v. 7. South America / Johannes Wilbert, vol. ed. --
v. 8. Middle America and the Caribbean / James W. Dow, vol. ed. --
v. 9. Africa and the Middle East / John Middleton and Amal Rassam, vol. eds. --
v. 10. Indexes.
Responsibility: David Levinson, editor in chief.

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A basic reference source to the cultures of the world. Provides descriptions of all the cultures of each region of the world or of a representative sample of cultures for regions where full coverage is impossible, as well as accurate descriptions of cultures of the past.

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