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Forest People - 62 edition

Forest People (ISBN10: 0671640992; ISBN13: 9780671640996)
ISBN13: 978-0671640996
ISBN10: 0671640992

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-0671201531, 978-0671266509
ISBN10: 0671201530, 0671266500

Summary: The Forest People -- Colin M. Turnbull's best-selling, classic work -- describes the author's experiences while living with the BaMbuti Pygmies, not as a clinical observer, but as their friend learning their customs and sharing their daily life. Turnbull conveys the lives and feelings of the BaMbuti whose existence centers on their intense love for their forest world, which, in return for their affection and trust, provides their every need. We witness their hunting parties and nomadic ...show morecamps; their love affairs and ancient ceremonies -- the molimo, in which they praise the forest as provider, protector, and deity; the elima, in which the young girls come of age; and the nkumbi circumcision rites, in which the villagers of the surrounding non-Pygmy tribes attempt to impose their culture on the Pygmies, whose forest home they dare not enter. The Forest People eloquently shows us a people who have found in the forest something that makes their life more than just living -- a life that, with all its hardships and problems and tragedies, is a wonderful thing of happiness and joy. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 62
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Touchstone Books
Published: 07/28/1987
International: No

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