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Genes, people, and Borneo history

Adela S. Baer

Genes, people, and Borneo history

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by Adela S. Baer

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Published by Borneo Research Council in Phillips, ME .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Genetics -- Research -- Borneo,
  • Indigenous peoples -- Borneo

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementA. Baer.
    SeriesBorneo Research Council occasional paper -- no. 2
    ContributionsBorneo Research Council (Williamsburg, Va.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS646.32.A1 B34 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination42 p. ;
    Number of Pages42
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23672968M
    ISBN 101929900074
    LC Control Number2005935976

      The Wild Men of Borneo - Hiram and Barney Davis were two mentally disabled brothers from Ohio born 3 years apart. They were very short .   Professor Robert Cribb, co-author of the book Wild Man from Borneo: A Cultural History of the Orangutan, has traced people's fascination with the human-like characteristics of orangutans since.

    Dayak, also spelled Dyak, Dutch Dajak, the non-Muslim indigenous peoples of the island of Borneo, most of whom traditionally lived along the banks of the larger languages all belong to the Indonesian branch of the Austronesian (Malayo-Polynesian) language family. Dayak is a generic term that has no precise ethnic or tribal significance. Especially in Indonesian Borneo (), it is. PEOPLE, CULTURE AND CUSTOMS. The Land of Hornbills grants you with an experience like no other, seeped in culture and natural wonders. It is buzzing with culture diversity, rich history, mighty rivers, ancient rainforests and wildlife wonders. If you're keen on nature and adventure, Sarawak has to offer a wilderness that is grand and truly awesome.

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