An ethnographic study of the indigenous navigational practices of a group of Bugis seafarers in an island village located in the Flores Sea, midway between South Sulawesi and Sumbawa in Indonesia. Contains twenty-three original illustrations and eight maps. Four oversized maps are included in a separate pocket.
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".....fascinating book....excellent collection of maps and figures....fine, detailed ethnography." -- C. Duncan,The Asia Pacific Journal of Anthropology
"...fun read...leaving reader convincedthat nothing could be more interesting than sailing with (the) Balobaloang through Indonesia's star-lit seas." -- E. Tagliacozzo, Indonesia
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Book Description Yale Univ Southeast Asia Studies, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Pap/Map. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0938692704
Book Description Yale Univ Southeast Asia Studies, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0938692704