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The land of naked people encounters with Stone Age islanders by Madhusree Mukerjee

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Andaman and Nicobar Islands (India)

Subjects:

  • Andamanese (Indic people),
  • Andaman and Nicobar Islands (India)

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementMadhusree Mukerjee.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS432.A54 M85 2003
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Paginationxx, 268 p. :
Number of Pages268
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3563722M
ISBN 100618197362
LC Control Number2002032714

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THE LAND OF NAKED PEOPLE: Encounters with Stone Age Islanders the book moves loosely from the Great Andamanese (the most assimilated tribe) to the Sentinelese (the least), illustrating how the. The Land of Naked People: Encounters with Stone Age People by Mukerjee, Madhusree and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at THE LAND OF NAKED PEOPLE: Encounters with Stone Age Islanders User Review - Kirkus A grim look at the history and current state of four tribes on the Andaman Scientific American Reviews: 1. A grim look at the history and current state of four tribes on the Andaman Islands. Former Scientific American editor Mukerjee first traveled to the Bay of Bengal in to visit the tiny islands, once a British penal colony and now part of the four tribes, the Great Andamanese are virtually decimated; the Indian government records a population of 37, the rest having fallen victim to.

  The Land of Naked People offers unprecedented insights into colonization and modernization, harmful myths about???savages' and the perennially fraught relationship between light- and dark-skinned peoples/5(7).   This excellent book comes from an author who is a remarkable reporter and investigator with a fine literary book deals with the four tribes of the Andaman islands namely the Great Andamanese, the Onge,the Jarawa and the history of the tribes istraced through the cruel excesses of British,Japanese andIndian administrations which were finally halted by court Reviews: 6.   The Land of Naked People I just finished reading the book The Land of Naked People by Madhusree Mukerjee. The book describes her research into the Andaman Islanders. They are described as the last Stone Age people. Wikipedia article on the Andaman Islands. Jason Shannon reviews Mukerjee's book, The Land of Naked People: Encounters with Stone Age Islanders, about the tribes of the Andaman Islands of India. The A.

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