African Herders: Emergence of Pastoral Traditions

Andrew B. Smith

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 272 pages

File size: 16.3 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Utilizing almost 40 years’ work, Andrew Smith presents a detailed portrait of modern herdsmen and their historical antecedents. Following the assumption that Africa has never been isolated from the rest of the world, Smith illuminates key topics ranging from material culture and rituals, to future prospects for pastoralists.