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Sorcery among the Tolai people of East New Britain

William Kaputin

Sorcery among the Tolai people of East New Britain

by William Kaputin

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Published by Law Reform Commission of Papua New Guinea in [Waigani] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Magic -- Papua New Guinea.,
  • Witchcraft -- Papua New Guinea.,
  • Tolai (Melanesian people)

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    Statementby William Kaputin.
    SeriesOccasional paper / Law Reform Commission of Papua New Guinea ; no. 8, Occasional paper (Law Reform Commission of Papua New Guinea) -- no. 8.
    ContributionsLaw Reform Commission of Papua New Guinea.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination20 p. ;
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14505678M

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