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Singing the Village

Music, Memory and Ritual among the Sibe of Xinjiang includes CD (British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship Monographs)

by Rachel Harris

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Published by British Academy .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages248
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7396072M
ISBN 10019726297X
ISBN 109780197262979

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They preserved their military structure and a discrete identity in the multi-ethnic region of Xinjiang and are now officially recognized as an ethnic minority nationality. Singing the Village: Music Memory and Ritual among the Sibe Singing the Village book Xinjiang includes CD (British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship Monographs) Link.

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