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Co-wives and calabashes by Sally Price

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Published by University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor .
Written in English


  • Women, Saramacca (Surinampeople),
  • Saramacca (Surinam people) -- Social life and customs.,
  • Art, Primitive -- Surinam.

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Edition Notes

StatementSally Price.
SeriesWomen and culture series
LC ClassificationsF2431.S27
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21476474M
ISBN 100472100459, 0472080458

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