ACROSS THE GOLDEN HEIGHTS OF ASSAM AND NEFA [North East Frontier Agency]

By: Baveja, J. D.

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147, v pages; Foreword by Verrier Elwin, D.Sc. (Oxon). Illustrated with photographs, large folding map of Assam and Nefa tipped in at rear. Contents clean and tight in original cream coloured boards in edgeworn dustjacket with chipping and staining (now in protective mylar cover); rear board has superfical stain. This work is an account of the author's travels to the tribal areas of Assam, NEFA, and the Naga Hills Tuensang area describing the cultural and social life of the people with a particular interest in the music and song of the region. The last two chapters "Tribal Faith" and "Tribal Dances" bring out the unity of the tribal outlook in the fields of religion ad artistic expression.

Title: ACROSS THE GOLDEN HEIGHTS OF ASSAM AND NEFA [North East Frontier Agency]

Author Name: Baveja, J. D.

Categories: Social History, Anthropology, Travel and Exploration, Philosophy and Religion, Oriental Studies,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Calcutta, Modern Book Depot: 1961

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket

Size: 8vo 8" - 9" tall

Seller ID: 40349

Keywords: Assam North East Frontier Agency Naga Hills Tuensang Area Central Asia Khasis Jaintias Lohit Frontier District Kameng Frontier District