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The Harmless People


"A study of primitive people which, for beauty of . . . style and concept, would be hard to match." -- The New York Times Book Review In the 1950s Elizabeth Marshall Thomas became one of the first Westerners to live with the Bushmen of the Kalahari desert in Botswana and South-West Africa. Her account of these nomadic hunter-gatherers, whose way of life had remained unchanged for thousands of years, is a ground-breaking work of anthropology, remarkable not only for its scholarship but for its novelistic grasp of character ...

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The Harmless People
1989, Vintage, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780679724469

2nd Revised edition

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The Harmless People
1959, Alfred A. Knopf

ISBN-13: 9780394427799


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