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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Benjamin Nick Colby  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction Other

Audience: Adult;

Born: 1931 in Evanston, Illinois


-- Website -- http://www.faculty.uci.edu/scripts/UCIFacultyProfiles/DetailDept.CFM?ID=2607
-- Benjamin Nick Colby on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=benjamin+nick+colby


Illinois Connection

Born in Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Benjamin colby is Professor Emeritus, in the Anthropology School of Social Sciences at the University of California.


Selected Titles At Your Library

Ixil country :
ISBN: 0520015150. OCLC Number: 150690906

University of California Press,. .

The daykeeper, the life and discourse of an Ixil diviner /
ISBN: 0674194098. OCLC Number: 7197630

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Additional Title Information

  • Ixil Country: A Plural Society in Highland Guatemala

    , University of California Press, 1969

  • The Daykeeper: The Life and Discourse of an Ixil Diviner (With Lore M. Colby)

    , Harvard University Press, 1981


    Speaking Engagements

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