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    DescriptionThis book is a facsimile reprint and may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Basil Hall Chamberlain Spent One Month In Okinawa (Loochoo) And This Is His Effort To Bring Before The Society Some Of The Most Noteworthy Characteristics Of The Land And People. The Paper Discusses Tombs And Funeral/Burial Practices, Marriage And The Practice Of Using Marriage Brokers, Physical Characteristics, Wear Of Hairpins (Rank/Class Being Distinguished By Gold, Sliver, Pewter Or Wood, Snakes Which He Calls "The Greatest Curse Of Loochoo, Lack Of Religious Influence, The Loochooan Language, National Character And The Role Of Women.


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    Title
    On the Manners and Customs of the Loochooans
    Subtitle
    Transactions of the Asiatic Society of Japan V21
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Basil Hall Chamberlain
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 336
    Width: 152 mm
    Height: 229 mm
    Thickness: 22 mm
    Weight: 662 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780548118276
    ISBN 10: 0548118272
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    B&T General Subject: 750
    BISAC V2.8: SOC000000
    LC classification: HM
    Abridged Dewey: 300
    Publisher
    Kessinger Publishing
    Imprint name
    Kessinger Publishing
    Publication date
    30 July 2007
    Publication City/Country
    Whitefish MT