Barbara A. West, Encyclopedia of the Peoples of Asia and Oceania
ISBN: 0816071098 | edition 2008 | PDF | 1025 pages | 27 mb
"Encyclopedia of the Peoples of Asia and Oceania" is a new two-volume A-to-Z reference to the peoples of the Asia-Pacific region east of the Caspian Sea, not including the countries of the Middle East. More than 400 entries cover the major peoples that for a time maintained a cultural identity in the area - from ancient to modern times - describing their history, migration, culture, belief system, social organization, and relationship to other peoples.