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Warm hearts and sharp tongues : life in 555 proverbs from the Zagros Mountains of Iran / Erika Friedl.

Author:
Friedl, Erika [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[Wien: New Academic Press, 2015, , ©2015]
Description:
269 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-261) and index.
Contents:
Introduction -- Lurs, Lurs -- The way it is in the natural order of things -- God is great and the world is turning -- The old, death and the dead -- A life of work and work as life -- Matters of food -- Heart, health and pain -- Full house -- Passion, marriage and what women say -- Generosity and obligations -- Wisdom and knowledge -- Beware -- Words, words.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9783700319252 (paperback)
  • 3700319258 (paperback)
OCLC:
950886198
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