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Cross-cultural ethnobotany of northeast India

Arvind Saklani

Cross-cultural ethnobotany of northeast India

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Published by Deep Publications in New Delhi .
Written in English

  • India, Northeastern,
  • India, Northeastern.
    • Subjects:
    • Ethnobotany -- India, Northeastern.,
    • Plants, Useful -- India, Northeastern.,
    • Medicinal plants -- India, Northeastern.,
    • Ethnicity -- India, Northeastern.,
    • India, Northeastern -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementArvind Saklani & S.K. Jain.
      ContributionsJain, Sudhanshu Kumar, 1926-
      LC ClassificationsGN635.I4 S25 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 453 p. :
      Number of Pages453
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL952723M
      ISBN 108185622035
      LC Control Number95910296

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Jain, pp Ethnicity -- India, Northeastern. India, Northeastern -- Social life and customs. Cross-cultural ethnobotany of northeast India / Arvind Saklani & S.K. Jain. - Version details - Trove. Ethnobotany and Biocultural Diversities in the Balkans is the first ethnobotany book on one of the most biologically and culturally diverse regions of the world and is a valuable resource for both scholars and students interested in the field of ethnobotany"--Page 4 of cover.

Subject headings Ethnobotany--Balkan Peninsula. Ethnobotany is regarded as the study of relationship between plants and humans. This study involved different fields such as environmental history, cultural and political ecology, anthropology.

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