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The heart of Helambu : ethnography and entanglement in Nepal

Author: Tom O'Neill
Publisher: Toronto ; Buffalo ; London : University of Toronto Press, [2016] ©2016
Series: Anthropological horizons.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Over the course of the last twenty-five years, Tom O'Neill has traveled frequently to Kathmandu and the Helambu region of Nepal to undertake ethnographic fieldwork with the Yolmo business owners and carpet weavers of the area. The Heart of Helambu is an evocative and touching account of his experiences working in Nepal during those turbulent times."--
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Named Person: Tom O'Neill; Tom O'Neill; Tom O'Neill
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tom O'Neill
ISBN: 9781487500351 1487500351 9781487520236 1487520239
OCLC Number: 921863664
Description: x, 172 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm.
Contents: Solidarity, in little pieces --
They kill animals only for the gods --
A map of Boudhanath --
You should not be too big a person --
A modest Chöten --
Diverging paths --
A family problem --
Narayanhiti.
Series Title: Anthropological horizons.
Responsibility: Tom O'Neill.

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