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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.

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 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
Local Subject Art, Nomadic -- 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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