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Métraux, Alfred 1902-1963

Overview
Works: 352 works in 1,132 publications in 10 languages and 10,029 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Conference papers and proceedings  Records and correspondence  History  Pictorial works  Diaries 
Roles: Author, Director, Editor, Collector, Translator, Author of introduction, Photographer, Creator, Contributor, Honoree
Classifications: F3429, 980.3
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Most widely held works by Alfred Métraux
The history of the Incas by Alfred Métraux( Book )

105 editions published between 1961 and 1998 in 7 languages and held by 2,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voodoo in Haiti by Alfred Métraux( Book )

89 editions published between 1958 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A master work of observation and description about the lives and rituals of the Haitian mambos and adepts, and of the history and origins of their religion
Easter Island; a stone-age civilization of the Pacific by Alfred Métraux( Book )

118 editions published between 1941 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The native tribes of eastern Bolivia and western Matto Grosso by Alfred Métraux( Book )

22 editions published between 1942 and 1966 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethnology of Easter Island by Alfred Métraux( Book )

32 editions published between 1917 and 1971 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Religions et magies indiennes d'Amérique du Sud by Alfred Métraux( Book )

42 editions published between 1962 and 1993 in 5 languages and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Haiti : black peasants and their religion by Alfred Métraux( Book )

26 editions published between 1957 and 1960 in 3 languages and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La religion des Tupinamba et ses rapports avec celle des autres tribus Tupi-Guarani by Alfred Métraux( Book )

34 editions published between 1928 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La civilisation matérielle des tribus Tupi-Guarani by Alfred Métraux( Book )

12 editions published between 1928 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Haiti : black peasants and voodoo by Alfred Métraux( Book )

3 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Religions et magies indiennes d'Amérique du Sud. Édition posthume établie par Simone Dreyfus by Alfred Métraux( Book )

3 editions published in 1967 in French and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Histoire de la mission des pères capucins en l'isle de Maragnan et terres circonvoisins by Claude( Book )

14 editions published between 1963 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tupinamba : SO09( )

in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tupinamba was a collective term applied to a number of Tupí-Guarani speaking tribes in addition to the Tupinamba proper. Information on the Tupinamba is available from the sixteenth century until the mid-18th century, at which time they appear to have become extinct. The Tupinamba were widely dispersed along the Atlantic coast from southern Sao Paulo to the mouth of the Amazon River. Subsistence was based primarily on agriculture. This collection contains 27 documents and has a time focus from about 1550 to 1700 A.D
Les indiens de l'Amérique du Sud by Alfred Métraux( Book )

11 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in French and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mangareva; l'histoire ancienne d'un peuple polynésien. Mémoires ethnographiques conservés aux archives de la Congrégation des sacrés-cœurs de Picpus by Honoré Laval( Book )

10 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in French and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easter Island by Alfred Métraux( Book )

11 editions published between 1944 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Making a living in the Marbial Valley, Haïti; report by Alfred Métraux( Book )

7 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Resistências à mudança : fatôres que impedem ou dificultam o desenvolvimento : anais do seminário internacional, reunido no Rio de Janeiro, em outubro de 1959 by Latin American Center for Research in the Social Sciences( Book )

6 editions published in 1960 in Portuguese and English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les Peaux-Rouges de l'Amérique du Sud by Alfred Métraux( Book )

14 editions published between 1950 and 1954 in French and Dutch and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nostalgie du néolithique : de Lausanne à Las Lomitas, documents sur Alfred Métraux, ethnologue by Alfred Métraux( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in French and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Récit d'un voyage en Bolivie et en Argentine, à la poursuite d'une double présence, celle de l'ethnologue Alfred Métraux (1902-1963), qui a travaillé sur place entre 1928 et 1939, et celle des peuples qu'il a étudiés. Le but était de faire dialoguer des documents séparés par soixante-dix ans de profondes transformations à la fois dans le monde scientifique et dans le monde indigène
 
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Voodoo in Haiti
Alternative Names
Alfred Métraux Amerikaans antropoloog (1902-1963)

Alfred Métraux etnologo francese

Alfred Métraux schweizerisch-US-amerikanischer Ethnologe

Alfred Métraux Swiss anthropologist

Métraux A.

Métraux, A. 1902-1963

Métraux, A. (Alfred), 1902-1963

Métraux, Alfred

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Languages
French (285)

English (175)

Spanish (53)

Italian (45)

German (16)

Portuguese (15)

Polish (2)

Hungarian (2)

Danish (1)

Dutch (1)

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Voodoo in Haiti