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Vietnamese Zhao Hill Tribe ritual book, circa early-mid 20th century
SC 905
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Title:

Vietnamese Zhao Hill Tribe ritual book, circa early-mid 20th century

Creator/Contributor:

Online Archive of California

Abstract:

40 page ritual book, with handwritten Chinese characters, used by the Zhao Hill people of Yen Bai Province, Vietnam, to predict fortunes, to determine auspicious days (for marriage ceremonies, business transactions, etc.), to predict and control the weather, and to heal the sick. Purchase, eBay

Date:

1901 (issued)

Note:

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Cite as: [Identification of item], Vietnamese Zhao Hill Tribe ritual book, SC 905. Department of Special Collections, UC Santa Barbara Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Physical Description:

0.05 linear feet

Language:

English

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Origin:

No place, unknown, or undetermined

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