Ancient Land: Sacred Whale

Ancient Land: Sacred Whale

Mythology, Folklore & Legends
Paperback Published on: 05/07/2011
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Synopsis

On a tiny peninsula, the Inuit of Tikigaq worshipped the whales they killed, evolving an elaborate system of myths and rituals to accompany the hunt. Lowenstein began to explore these in 1973 and recorded the complex tales of the elders, providing a classic text on the vanishing culture of the North Alaskan wilderness.

  • Publisher: Vintage Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781846555763
  • Number of pages: 181
  • Weight: 234g
  • Dimensions: 220 x 148 x 13 mm

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