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The Naked Nagas: Head Hunters Of Assam In Peace And War

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Hardcover, 216 pages
Published by AMS Press
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Patricia
Sep 15, 2014 Patricia rated it really liked it
The wonderful tale of a young anthropologist who lived amongst the Naga (of old Burma's frontier areas) for a year pre-WW2. I doubt there's a more readable, enjoyable, yet informative book on the Nagas that combines first-person biography with anthropologic, cultural, and geographical details in such an engaging manner.

Although highly feared (and indeed, the author at one point does literally have to fun for his life from neighboring hostile tribes, carrying a bag of skulls he has 'liberated' fr
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