4 edition of Pastoral nomads of the Central Namib Desert found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 135-147).
|LC Classifications||GN657.N35 K56 1991|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||167 p. :|
|Number of Pages||167|
|LC Control Number||92982870|
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Pastoral nomads of the Central Namib Desert. Windhoek: Namibia Archaeological Trust: New Namibia Books, In Pastoral Nomads of the Central Namib Desert, John Kinahan has uncovered a wealth of archaeological evidence for the development of nomadic pastoralism in the Namib Desert during the last years.
John Kinahan. Into the wilderness: the problematic archaeology of nomadic pastoralism in. First ed. published under title: Pastoral nomads of the Central Namib Desert: the people history forgot.
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Pastoral Nomads of the Central Namib Desert, by John Kinahan In Pastoral Nomads of the Central Namib Desert, John Kinahan has uncovered a wealth of archaeological evidence for the development of nomadic pastoralism in the Namib Desert.
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