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Author Tomáková, Silvia.

Title Wayward shamans [electronic resource] : the prehistory of an idea / Silvia Tomáková.

Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press, 2013.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiv, 271 p. : ill., maps.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Discoveries of an imaginary place -- Strange landscapes, familiar magic -- People in a land before time -- The invention of Siberian ethnology -- Sex, gender, and encounters with spirits -- Changed men and changed women -- French connections and the spirits of prehistory -- Conclusion.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Shamans -- Russia (Federation) -- Siberia.
Shamanism -- Russia (Federation) -- Siberia.
Siberia (Russia) -- Religious life and customs.
Siberia (Russia) -- Civilization.
Siberia (Russia) -- Colonization.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780520275317 (hardcover : alkaline paper)
9780520275324 (paperback : alkaline paper)
9780520955318 (e-book)

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