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Author Armbrecht, Ann, 1962-

Title Thin places : a pilgrimage home / Ann Armbrecht
Published New York : Columbia University Press, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (1 electronic recource (xvi, 274 pages)) : map
Contents Growing rice -- Seeds -- Conserving the land -- The books -- The black box -- The Barun Festival -- The bamboo bridge -- Stories as boundaries -- Gold earrings -- Thin places -- The sacred spring -- Kelekpa the shaman -- Mapping power -- Lost souls -- Leaving -- Baiseti Thuma -- A far-off place -- Absence -- Manguhang -- Birth -- Sage Mountain -- Sacred stories -- Listening -- The healing stone -- The black bag -- Voices in the land -- The waterfall -- Bare feet on wet earth
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-274)
Subject Armbrecht, Ann, 1962-
Women anthropologists -- Nepal -- Hedanga -- Biography.
Women anthropologists -- United States -- Biography.
Yamphu (Nepalese people) -- Nepal -- Hedanga -- Social life and customs.
Hedanga (Nepal) -- Social life and customs.
Genre/Form Biography.
Biographies.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2008023537
ISBN 0231518293 (e-book)
9780231518291 (e-book)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)