Chiefs and Strangers: A Study of Political Assimilation Among the Mandari (J. C. (Jean Carlile) Buxton) soon to be presented for sale on the fantastic BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1963, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Tables; Fold-out maps ; Folding Tables ; Appendix;
From the cover: This book describes a cattle-keeping people of the Southern Sudan. Its main object is to analyse their political institutions and to show how many prevailing political problems derive from the conceptions Mandari have about th…
In the Oxford Monographs on Social Anthropology series.
Very Good in Good Dust Wrapper. Unlaminated dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with heavier age-toning to the spine. Previous owners’ name to the head of the title page – Paul Spencer, from whose estate this was acquired.
Navy Blue boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. [XII] 167 pages. Index. 8¾” x 5¾”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I tempt you with something from my Anthropology catalogue?