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Irrigation and State Formation in: Hunza the Anthropology of a Hydraulic Kingdom Homayun Sidky

Irrigation and State Formation in: Hunza the Anthropology of a Hydraulic Kingdom

Homayun Sidky

Published January 1st 1996
ISBN : 9780761802044
Hardcover
198 pages
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An exploration of the evolution of political complexity and centralizaton in Hunza, a remote high-mountain kingdom in the western Karakoram mountains. The study follows the argument that the rise of the Hunza state is linked to the construction ofMoreAn exploration of the evolution of political complexity and centralizaton in Hunza, a remote high-mountain kingdom in the western Karakoram mountains. The study follows the argument that the rise of the Hunza state is linked to the construction of Hunzas large-scale irrigation works.