Download e-book for kindle: A Goddess in the Stones: Travels in India by Norman Lewis

By Norman Lewis

ISBN-10: 0805019596

ISBN-13: 9780805019599

ISBN-10: 1780601085

ISBN-13: 9781780601083

A interesting portrait of the eclectic tribes of India and the distant areas that they inhabit


In the Nineteen Nineties, the fifty-four million participants of India’s tribal colonies accounted for seven percentage of the country’s overall population—yet little or no approximately them used to be recorded. Norman Lewis depicts India’s jungles as being endangered through “progress,” and his experience of urgency in recording what he can concerning the country’s detailed tribes ends up in a compelling and interesting narrative. From the poetic Muria humans whose vitamin comprises monkeys, crimson ants, and crocodiles, to the tranquil mountain tribes who can be concerning the Australian Aborigines, to the bare Mundas those that could shoot, with bow and arrow, somebody who laughs of their path, Lewis chronicles the original features of the various tribes that locate their lifestyle more and more threatened by means of the encroachment of modernity.

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