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2 edition of Colin Mountain. found in the catalog.

Colin Mountain.

Samuel Heaney

Colin Mountain.

by Samuel Heaney

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by [s.n.] in [Belfast] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes handwritten note on rear cover giving details on Samuel Heaney.

The Physical Object
Pagination8p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20674146M

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Colin Thubron's To a Mountain in Tibet is a memoir of discovery and loss, chronicling the author's journey to the holiest mountain on earth, the solitary peak of Kailas in modern-day Tibet.

To Buddhists and Hindus, it is the mystic heart of the world and an ancient site of pilgrimage/5(K).Colin Macmillan Turnbull (Novem – J ) was a British-American anthropologist who came to public attention with the popular books The Forest People (on the Mbuti Pygmies of Zaire) and The Mountain People (on the Ik people of Uganda), and one of the first anthropologists to work in the field of ethnomusicology.Book theme: General.

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