Yakut : RV02.

The Yakut, including the Dolgan, are the farthest north Turkic people. They live in Yakutia, the Sovereign Sakha Republic of the Russian Federation formed in 1992. This file consists of 17 excerpted or complete documents based primarily on fieldwork carried out in two periods: the late 1800s and the...

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Corporate Author: Human Relations Area Files, inc.
Other Authors: Balzer, Marjorie Mandelstam., Coxwell, C. Fillingham 1856-, Jochelson, Waldemar, 1855-1937., Popov, A. A., Samokvasov, D. 1843-1911., Sauer, Martin., Sieroszewski, Wacław, 1858-1945., Tokarev, S. A. 1899-1985., Wrangel, Ferdinand Petrovich, baron, 1796-1870.
Format: Book
Published: New Haven, Conn. : Human Relations Area Files, 1997-
Series:EHRAF world cultures. Asia.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Flights of the sacred /
  • Marjorie Mandelstam Balzer
  • Cultural summary, Yakut /
  • Marjorie Mandelstam Balzer and Ian Skoggard
  • Siberian and other folk-tales /
  • C. Fillingham Coxwell
  • Kumiss festivals of the Yakut and the decoration of Kumiss Vessels /
  • Waldemar Jochelson
  • The Yakut /
  • Waldemar Jochelson
  • The juridicial customs of the Yakut /
  • Aleksai Nikolaevich Kharuzin
  • Consecration ritual for a blacksmith novice among the Yakuts ; Family life of the Dolgani people ; Reindeer breeding among the Dolgan ; The Dolgans ; The old Yakut birch-bark yurt /
  • A.A. Popov
  • Funeral customs of the Yakut ; Shamanism among the Yakut /
  • Vasilij Priklonski
  • A collection of customary law of the Siberian natives /
  • D. IA. Samokvasov
  • An account of a geographical and astronomical expedition to the northern parts of Russia by Commodore Joseph Billings, in the years 1785-1794 /
  • Martin Sauer
  • The Yakut /
  • Waclaw Sieroszewski
  • The Yakuts /
  • S.A. Tokarev
  • Narrative of an expedition to the polar sea, in the years 1820, 1821, 1822, & 1823 /
  • Baron Ferdinand Petrovich Vrangel.