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Andros Islanders

Keith F. Otterbein

Andros Islanders

a study of family organization in the Bahamas

by Keith F. Otterbein

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Published by University of Kansas Press in Lawrence .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Andros (Island)
    • Subjects:
    • Family -- Andros (Island)

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 140-145.

      Statementby Keith F. Otterbein.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ577 .O8
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 152 p.
      Number of Pages152
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6009854M
      LC Control Number66063630
      OCLC/WorldCa259786

      ANDROS Island Information. Andros is the largest island in The Bahamas. It is miles long and 40 miles wide. It lies in the Atlantic Ocean and is made up of many islets and cays, comprising a North, Middle and South Bight. There is much shallow water and swamp, some of which connect with fresh water streams. If you have any photos you’d like to share with us send them to [email protected] or post them on the members page yoursef. Register to get access to local comment, photos and videos and discussion on the Members’ Posts and Photos Page CONTACT ME. Book Hotels. Things to Do in Andros The largest island in The Bahamas, Andros is an excellent budget destination. One of the Western Hemisphere's biggest unexplored tracts of land is still quite mysterious. Mostly flat, its 5, sq. km (2, sq. miles) are riddled with lakes and creeks, and most of the local residents -- who still indulge in. contact e-mail: [email protected] Tel: +27 21 Fax: +27 21 Corner Phyllis & Newlands Road, Claremont , Cape Town, South Africa.


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Andros Islanders by Keith F. Otterbein Download PDF EPUB FB2

InOtterbein published his first book, The Andros Islanders: A Study of Family Organization in the Bahamas, which documents his extended study of the Bahamas. Throughout his career, Otterbein has published Andros Islanders book books and a vast number of. The Islanders thrills by throwing Andros Islanders book off balance in the same way.

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Chora owes its architectural beauty to the islanders’ love for the sea, as the imposing mansions used to belong to the local sailors and captains. Andros beaches are a reason themselves to visit Andros Greece. Organized or virgin, isolated Andros Islanders book crowded, Andros beaches seem to be able to please everyone.

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The Bahamas' largest island ( miles long and 40 miles wide) and one of the least explored, Andros's landmass is carved up by myriad channels, creeks, lakes, and mangrove-covered cays.

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