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The Sea-Dyaks of Borneo

by Edwin Herbert Gomes

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Published by Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts in Westminster [England] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ibans (Bornean people),
  • Missions -- Borneo.,
  • Dayak (Indonesian people),
  • Borneo -- Social life and customs.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography : p. 79-80.

    Statementby Edwin H. Gomes ; with a chapter on missionary work amongst the Dyaks by A.F. Sharp
    ContributionsSharp, Arthur Frederick, 1866-, Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts (Great Britain)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80 p., [16] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24179739M
    OCLC/WorldCa2551522

    WE generally associate Dyaks with the murderous pastime of head-hunting and the remarkable dynasty of the Brookes, but the Land and Sea Dyaks have other claims on the interest of the curious. The numerous tribes and clans which are now more or less civilised in North Borneo and Sarawak have some peculiar customs connected with child-birth and burial, and a system of . Author: G. D. Gearino. Publisher: Simon & Schuster ISBN: Category: Fiction Page: View: DOWNLOAD → An off-beat, darkly humorous novel of the South in the s follows two teenagers as they search for a missing boy believed to be living on a hippy commune. 35, first printing.

    Borneo Spirit name "Irik" Borneo: A primeval creator spirit, in the form of a bird, who created the earth; with Ara, created mankind from clay. The Sea Dyaks of Sarawak, Borneo Goddess name "Jata" Borneo: Goddess of the sky Borneo Goddess name "Lulong" Borneo: Goddess of love Borneo "Mahadara" Borneo: The supreme being and creator of all things. Great deals on Religion & Spirituality Antiquarian and Collectible Books. Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books .

    The Sea Dyaks regularly ply from upriver to the sea looking for loot - piracy and heads. They were marauders of the sea coasts of Borneo, hence they are called thus. The Land Dyaks whose number are much less remain much on land occupied with agriculture around the Bau area south of Kuching. Head hunting expedition. Buy Seventeen Years Among the Sea Dyaks of Borneo (Illustrated Edition) by Edwin Herbert Gomes at Mighty Ape NZ. A Record of Intimate Association with the Natives of the Bornean Jungles. Gomes () lived and worked amongst the Sea Dyaks for many years in h.


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Westminster, Society for the propagation of the Gospel in foreign parts,   The Sea-Dyaks of Borneo Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the Pages:   Excerpt from The Sea-Dyaks of Borneo Far away in the Eastern Archipelago is the large island of Borneo, inhabited by a variety of races of very different origin, and of various degrees of civilisation, The most important of these are the Dyaks, Malays, and : Edwin Herbert Gomes.

Seventeen Years Among the Sea Dyaks of Borneo. A Record of Intimate Association with the Natives of the Bornean Jungles. By Edwin H. Gomes, M.A., Author of “The Sea Dyaks of Borneo,” &c.

With an Introduction by the Rev. John Perham, formerly Archdeacon of Singapore. With 40 Illustrations and a Map. I gratefully acknowledge the permission readily granted by Messrs Seeley & Co. Ltd., to make use of much matter that has already been published in my book, "Seventeen Years Among the Sea Dyaks of Borneo," and I would recommend that book to those who wish for more information about Borneo and its inhabitants.

Edwin H. Gomes. Seventeen Years Among the Sea Dyaks of Borneo, by Edwin Herbert Gomes NTRODUCTION With the establishment of Rajah Brooke’s government in Sarawak, the different races of its native population gradually became known to English people, and at length the Dyakland of Borneo has found a definite place and shape in the English mind, much as the Zululand of Africa has done.1/5(1).

Full text of "The Sea-Dyaks of Borneo" See other formats CORNELL UNIVERSITY LIBRARY Cornell University Library GN D9G63 The Sea-Dyaks of Borneo / 3 Cornell University Library The original of this book is in the Cornell University Library.

IT is obvious that this pleasantly written book is not intended for the anthropologist, but is rather meant for that large class of readers who take a general interest in remote countries and Author: C.

About this Item: Borneo.- The Sea Dyaks and Other Races of Sarawak. Contributions to the Sarawak Gazette between and Kuching, Borneo Literature Bureau, 4 Bl., S.,Kanten le ßen; sonst gutes Expl.

Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | Contact this seller The Dayak people of Borneo possess an indigenous account of their history, mostly in oral literature, partly in writing in papan turai (wooden records), and partly in common cultural customary practices.

Among prominent accounts of the origin of the Dayak people is the mythical oral epic of "Tetek Tahtum" by the Ngaju Dayak of Central Kalimantan; it narrates that the Central Kalimantan: 1, Edwin H.

Gomes was the author of: The Sea-Dyaks of Borneo (), Seventeen Years Among the Sea Dyaks of Borneo () and Children of Borneo (). "Away down in the Indian Ocean there is a long chain of islands that stretches from Burmah to Australia.5/5(2). The Ibans or Sea Dayaks are a branch of the Dayak peoples of Borneo, in South East Ibans are located in the Malaysian state of is believed that the term "Iban" was originally an exonym used by the Kayans, who - when they initially came into contact with them - referred to the Sea Dayaks in the upper Rajang river region as the "Hivan".Brunei: 20, As the local government have announced a restrictive movement order under the Prevention and Control of Infectious Disease Act and the Police Actour office will be closed from 18th March to 14th April to comply with the order that has been issued to all businesses in the private sector.

Seventeen years among the Sea Dyaks of Borneo by Edwin Herbert Gomes; 7 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Accessible book, Dayak (Indonesian people), Description and travel, Iban (Bornean people), Dyaks, Dayak (Bornean people); Places: Borneo, Sarawak.

Into the Heart of Borneo is a travel book about author Redmond OHanlon and his friend James Fentons quest in to find a Borneo rhinoceros. This journey takes them, along with their guides, by foot and boat through the jungles of Borneo.4/5.

The Sea-Dyaks, to be correct, retain to this day the hereditary energy of predatory habits. The Land-Dyaks are a milder race, but inferior to the former in civilization and impressibility.

The pioneer work among the Dyak tribes begun by Bishop McDougall was continued by the Rev. Walter Chambers, who arrived from England in Free 2-day shipping. Buy The Sea-Dyaks of Borneo: With a Chapter on Missionary Work Amongst the Dyaks () at ce: $ The Sea-Dyaks of Borneo (Inglés) Pasta blanda – 5 julio por Edwin Herbert Gomes (Autor) Ver todos los 29 formatos y ediciones Ocultar otros formatos y ediciones.

Precio de Amazon Nuevo desde Usado desde Pasta dura "Vuelva a intentarlo" Format: Pasta blanda. The Sea-Dyaks Of Borneo by Edwin Herbert Gomes,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.The Iban is a part belong to the Dayak race in Malaysia and live in the state of Sarawak located at the eastcoast of the Borneo Island.

They also known as the Sea Dayaks during the reign of the Brooke’s and the British Colonial before as they are the most dangerous tribe in Borneo and so daring in their war battle just to have the head of their enemies as their war trophies.Children of Borneo by Edwin Herbert Gomes.

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