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Métraux, Alfred 1902-1963

Overview
Works: 387 works in 1,173 publications in 8 languages and 10,195 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Records and correspondence  Pictorial works  Folklore  Bibliography  Diaries 
Roles: Author, Director, Editor, Collector, Translator, Author of introduction, Photographer, Contributor, Honoree, Creator
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Most widely held works about Alfred Métraux
 
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The history of the Incas by Alfred Métraux( Book )

107 editions published between 1961 and 1998 in 6 languages and held by 2,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voodoo in Haiti by Alfred Métraux( Book )

95 editions published between 1958 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,674 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 )

32 editions published between 1944 and 1978 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published between 1942 and 1966 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethnology of Easter Island by Alfred Métraux( Book )

31 editions published between 1917 and 1971 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writings from the famous Swiss anthropologist following his expedition in 1934-1935
Myths of the Toba and Pilagá Indians of the Gran Chaco by Alfred Métraux( Book )

21 editions published between 1946 and 1969 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'île de Pâques by Alfred Métraux( Book )

54 editions published between 1941 and 1999 in French and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

27 editions published between 1957 and 1960 in 3 languages and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

31 editions published between 1928 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

14 editions published in 1928 in 4 languages and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 166 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 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

26 editions published between 1962 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

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

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

14 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in French and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Oster-Insel by Alfred Métraux( Book )

8 editions published between 1957 and 1989 in German and Italian and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tupinamba : SO09( )

in English and held by 98 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 )

12 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in French and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Itineraires by Alfred Métraux( Book )

23 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 74 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 )

11 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in French and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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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

Альфред Метро

アルフレッド・メトロー

Languages
French (287)

English (180)

Spanish (34)

Italian (29)

German (18)

Portuguese (15)

Danish (1)

Latin (1)

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Voodoo in Haiti