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Ritual tradition and performance : The Berava caste of southern Sri Lanka.

By R. Simpson
Topics: Anthropology Folklore
Year: 1984
OAI identifier: oai:etheses.dur.ac.uk:1213
Provided by: Durham e-Theses

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