New economic anthropology

Publisher: St. Martin"s in New York

Written in English
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  • Economic anthropology.,
  • Industries, Primitive.,
  • Communism and society.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited by John Clammer.
ContributionsClammer, John.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 260 p. :
Number of Pages260
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14544797M

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