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When bamboo bloom

Patricia A. Omidian

When bamboo bloom

an anthropologist in Taliban"s Afghanistan

by Patricia A. Omidian

  • 363 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Waveland Press in Long Grove, IL .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social life and customs,
  • Medical anthropology,
  • Taliban,
  • Description and travel,
  • Social conditions,
  • History,
  • Biography,
  • Women anthropologists

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 123).

    Other titlesAnthropologist in Taliban"s Afghanistan
    StatementPatricia A. Omidian
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS371.33 .O46 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 123 p. :
    Number of Pages123
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25142725M
    ISBN 10157766700X
    ISBN 109781577667001
    LC Control Number2011381832

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