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978-0-88133-207-0 / 0881332070

Nomads of South Persia: The Basseri Tribe of the Khamseh Confederacy

by Fredrik Barth

Publisher:Waveland Pr Inc

Edition:Softcover

Language:English

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In this thorough analysis, Barth explores the features of and the economic, social, and political adaptations to the nomadic, pastoral existence of this tent-dwelling population: the drama of herding and migration; the idleness of a pastoral existence where the herds satisfy the basic needs of man; the freedom, or necessity, of movement through a vast, barren landscape.

Titles of related interest from Waveland Press: Azoy, Buzkashi: Game and Power in Afghanistan, Third Edition (ISBN 9781577667209) and Jordan, The Making of a Modern Kingdom: Globalization and Change in Saudi Arabia (ISBN 9781577667025).

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