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Tambo : life in an Andean village

Tambo : life in an Andean village

Author: Julia Meyerson
Publisher: Austin, Tex. : Univ. of Texas Pr., 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 5. paperback printView all editions and formats

The daily life of an Andean village, as seen by an American visitor.


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Julia Meyerson
ISBN: 0292780788 9780292780781
OCLC Number: 315352203
Description: XV, 265 Seiten : Illustrationen
Contents: Acknowledgments Introduction 1. The beginning 2. Natividad 3. Corn planting 4. San Miguel and the anniversary of the district 5. Todos Santos 6. Corn planting 7. My birthday 8. San Andres, barley planting 9. Virgen Concebidayoq Interlude 10. Return to 'Tambo 11. Cleaning the wheat field 12. Carnaval 13. Puna yapuy 14. Teresa comes to Cusco 15. Easter 16. Harvesting early potatoes 17. Cruz Velakuy 18. Potato and barley harvests 19. Cornharvest 20. Weaving 21. San Juan,threshing 22. San Pedro, weaving 23. Gary's birthday, the Fiestas Patrias, Hugo's house 24. Mamacha Asunta 25. The brewery 26. Sonqo 27. Natividad again Epilogue: 1988Glossary
Responsibility: by Julia Meyerson.


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"Meyerson, an artist by training, has delightfully and unexpectedly provided the single best description of what actual ethnographic fieldwork is like." Choice "I recommend this book to Read more...

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