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Quipus and witches' knots; the role of the knot in primitive and ancient cultures.

Author: Cyrus Lawrence Day; Oribasius.
Publisher: Lawrence, University of Kansas Press, 1967.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Shows how know were used to record dates, numbers, and cultural traditions, to cure diseases, bewistch enemies, and control the forces of nature, to tie things and hold things together.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Day, Cyrus Lawrence, 1900-1968.
Quipus and witches' knots.
Lawrence, University of Kansas Press, 1967
(OCoLC)577629013
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cyrus Lawrence Day; Oribasius.
OCLC Number: 1446690
Description: 158 pages illustrations 25 cm
Responsibility: With a translation and analysis of "Oribasius. De laqueis."

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Shows how know were used to record dates, numbers, and cultural traditions, to cure diseases, bewistch enemies, and control the forces of nature, to tie things and hold things together.

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