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    DescriptionBasil 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: Paperback
    Number of pages: 336
    Width: 229 mm
    Height: 152 mm
    Thickness: 18 mm
    Weight: 449 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781162965246
    ISBN 10: 116296524X
    Classifications

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T3.4
    BIC E4L: LIT
    BIC subject category V2: DQ
    BISAC V2.8: LCO000000
    Publisher
    Kessinger Publishing
    Imprint name
    Kessinger Publishing
    Publication date
    10 September 2010