ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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An Ethnographer s Tale

THE volume is a professional autobiography of Christoph Von Furer-Haimendorf who devoted his long and distinguished life to the study of tribes in India and Nepal, and who taught generations of students, first at the Osmania University in Hyderabad, and subsequently at the School of Oriental and African Studies in London, Haimendorf is the author of several scholarly volumes on the Konyak Nagas (1939) and the Apa Tanis (1962) in the north-east, the Chenchus (1943), Bison Hill Reddis (1945) and the Raj Gonds of Adilabad (1948). During the fifties, Haimendorf led a team of researchers into Nepal.

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