This succinct, clear account of the design for living carried out by the people of Ulithi Atoll emphasizes ancestor worship, magic and divination, and sexual behavior in the context of social and legal obligations and family life. The reader is launched on a journey back in time to a cluster of low islets of carbonate rock in the western Pacific to discover the lives of a mild, expressive people dominated by work, group activity, and cooperation.
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Book Description Holt, Rinehart And Winston, NY, 1966. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Second Printing. Edges sl foxed, wraps lightly rubbed, penned name half-title; Wraps. xii + 118 pp. B&W photos. Glossary, recommended reading. Study of people of Ulithi Atoll in South Pacific; 8vo; xii + 118 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 15047
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