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Title Nomads of Eurasia / edited by Vladimir N. Basilov ; translation by Mary Fleming Zirin ; photography by Dana Levy and Joel Sackett.

Imprint Los Angeles, Calif. : Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County ; Seattle, Wash. : Distributed by University of Washington Press, c1989.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    305.9069 NOM    Available
Description xiii, 191 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.
Note Published in conjunction with an exhibition held at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, Feb.-Apr. 1989; at the Denver Museum of Natural History, June-Sept. 1989; and at the National Museum of Natural History, Washington, D.C., Nov. 1989-Feb. 1990.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 184-188) and index.
Contents Introduction / Vladimir N. Basilov -- The Scythians and Sakians, eighth to third centuries B.C. / Larisa R. Pavlinskaya -- The Huns, third century B.C. to sixth century A.D. / Evgenii I. Lubo-Lesnichenko -- The Turkic peoples, sixth to twelfth centuries / Sev'yan I. Vainshtein -- The Mongol-Tatar states of the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries / Mikhail V. Gorelik & Mark G. Kramarovskii -- Yurts, rugs, and felts / Vladimir N. Basilov & Ol'ga B. Naumova -- Clothing and personal adornment / Nina P. Lobachëva -- Household furnishings and utensils / Vladimir N. Basilov, Vera P. D'yakonova, Vladimir I. D'yachenko, & Vadim P. Kurylëv -- Harness and weaponry / Vadim P. Kurlyëv, Larisa R. Pavlinskaya, & Georgii N. Simakov -- Bowed musical instruments / Vladimir N. Basilov -- Religious beliefs / Vladimir N. Basilov & Natal'ya L. Zhukovskaya.
Subject Nomads -- History -- Exhibitions
Art, Scythian -- Exhibitions
Decoration and ornament, Nomadic -- Exhibitions.
Nomads -- Eurasia -- History -- Exhibitions
Added Author Basilov, V. N. (Vladimir Nikolaevich)
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
Denver Museum of Natural History
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
ISBN 0295968168 (pbk.)
029596815X (hard)

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