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If your into Turnbulls ethnography's then you should read about the man himself. Just as interesting a read.Published 2 months ago by A. Stover
For anyone who loved The Forest People this biography of its author is a must read. Well researched and fascinating.Published 14 months ago by juelanne dalzell
Colin Turnbull is one of those people whose life was almost as exciting as his academic studies. This is an
Excellent biography, meticulously researched and deftly composed.
This book is an interesting view of the life of a caring and hardworking anthropologist. His book "The Forest People" gives one a thorough and warmhearted open-minded view... Read morePublished on November 4, 2013 by Brenda L. Gentile
Anyone who's read The Forest People or The Mountain People by Colin M. Turnbull would benefit from reading Grinker's biography of Turnbull. Read morePublished on January 26, 2009 by Terrill Schrock
In the preface of a book which I published a year or so ago, I mentioned how much Turnbull's famous "The Forest People" influenced me. Read morePublished on January 16, 2009 by Charles S. Fisher
Minutes ago I was in a coffee shop fighting back a tear as I read the last sad words of this book that so effectively made me feel like I actually knew these guys, Colin and Joe. Read morePublished on June 2, 2008 by ChicagoLarry
This is an informative biography, no question on that, but one wonders what the relationship was between the author, Roy Grinker, and his subject, Colin Turnbull. Read morePublished on September 19, 2004 by Edward Klingle
I have been curious about Colin Turnbull ever since I read the "Mountain People" several years ago. Read morePublished on May 9, 2002 by Dawn Stoker