Where Beards Wag All. The Relevance of the Oral Tradition
Author: George Ewart Evans. Published by Country Book Club, Newton Abbot, 1973.
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In this book George Evans sets out to explain the special importance of the oral tradition on which he has relied. The memories of the old men and women of the village, born perhaps between 1880 and 1895, supplement and humanise the documentary evidence of the historian and the material evidence of the archaeologist. With 26 chapters over 4 sections: Craftsmen, Agriculture, The Village, Migrant Workers. 29 illustrations.
|Book Publishing Details|
|Author:||George Ewart Evans|
|Full title:||Where Beards Wag All. The Relevance of the Oral Tradition|
|Publisher:||Country Book Club|
|Size:||220mm Tall, 8vo|