Bitter melons

Portrays the difficulty of survival in the central Kalahari Desert in southern Africa. A native musician, a member of a Bushman group called the G/wi, performs songs about animals, the land, and daily life. Describes the G/wi, traditional music, dances, children's games, and hunting, planting,...

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Main Author: Blitz, Daniel
Other Authors: England, Nicholas, Galvin, Frank, Marshall, John
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Watertown, MA Documentary Educational Resources 1986, [1986?], c1971
Series:Ethnographic video online, volume 1
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Collection: Ethnographic Video Online Vol. 1 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Portrays the difficulty of survival in the central Kalahari Desert in southern Africa. A native musician, a member of a Bushman group called the G/wi, performs songs about animals, the land, and daily life. Describes the G/wi, traditional music, dances, children's games, and hunting, planting, and food preparation
Item Description:"From the !Kung San (Ju/'hoan) series"--container. - Documentary. - Motion picture filmed on an expedition in 1955 and released in 1971 ; videorecording released in 1986
Physical Description:1 streaming video (30 min.)