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2 edition of Trails in the thirstland found in the catalog.

Trails in the thirstland

Winifred HoernleМЃ

Trails in the thirstland

the anthropological field diaries of Winifred Hoernlé

by Winifred HoernleМЃ

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Published by Centre for African Studies, University of Cape Town in Rondebosch, South Africa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Southern,
  • Africa, Southern.
    • Subjects:
    • Hoernlé, Winifred, 1885-1960 -- Diaries.,
    • Ethnology -- Africa, Southern.,
    • Africa, Southern -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 168-172).

      Statementedited by Peter Carstens, Gerald Klinghardt, Martin West.
      SeriesCommunications / University of Cape Town, Centre for African Studies ;, no. 14/1987, Communications (University of Cape Town. Centre for African Studies) ;, no. 14.
      ContributionsCarstens, Peter., Klinghardt, Gerald., West, Martin Elgar.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN656.H65 A3 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 198 p. :
      Number of Pages198
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2109250M
      ISBN 100799211257
      LC Control Number88161755
      OCLC/WorldCa18457522

      Where does the author take you? I took him up lightly on my tusks and he lay still at the far end of the ravine where I had dropped him. In the thickening darkness I can't see when it might attack. He stood looking at it astonished, while the moon came up and made dart-shaped ripples of light behind the swimming snakes in the black water.

      It is also very humbling because we Trails in the thirstland book we could never do it without the dogs. They heard the strange, hollow-sounding echoes of the watchman's voice dying down the halls, as stair by stair they dropped the street lamps below them, and saw strange shadows start out of things that were perfectly harmless and familiar by day. I'll be revisiting this one from time to time and am curious to see how future revisions differ from this initial printing. Sedentary life is no life at all he says while sitting in a chair, typing up this review. Madness overtook her; she left off howling over her man and seizing her son by the hand,--he was no more than half-grown, not up to my shoulder,--she pushed him in front of me. About halfway we found the tiger-skin tramped into the mire, but as soon as we struck the Islands I turned back, for I was in need of good oak browse, and I wished to find out what had become of Taku-Wakin.

      As they nodded, sitting down to loosen their heavy leggings, Dorcas could see that what she had taken to be a shock of last year's cornstalks, standing in the middle of the dancing-place, was really tied into a rude resemblance to a woman. Trails in the thirstland book a very good- price clipped dust jacket with rubbing and wear across the upper and lower edges of the spine area and rubbing and wear to the folds with chipping of the colors not the underlying paper at the fold to the front panel from the spine. Nothing grew then but cane and coarse grass, and the water rotting the land until there was no knowing where it was safe treading from year to year. They are proud of their owners, and they look twice their normal size.


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