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1) Chapter 54. Types of Animal Sacrament. 1. The Egyptian and the Aino Types of Sacrament. Frazer, Sir James George. 1922. The Golden Bough
...WE are now perhaps in a position to understand the ambiguous behaviour of the Aino and Gilyaks towards the bear. It has been shown that the sharp line of demarcation...

2) Sakhalin. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...economy. The island's population is predominantly Russian, with the indigenous tribe of Gilyaks the largest minority. 2Sakhalin was explored by Russians in the 17th...

3) Chapter 52. Killing the Divine Animal. 5. Killing the Sacred Bear. Frazer, Sir James George. 1922. The Golden Bough
...bears skulls, the bleached and mouldering relics of similar festivals in the past. 6 The Gilyaks, a Tunguzian people of Eastern Siberia, hold a bear-festival of the...

4) Chapter 53. The Propitiation of Wild Animals By Hunters. Frazer, Sir James George. 1922. The Golden Bough
...the animal from sallying forth and warning its fellows against the approach of the hunter. The Gilyaks of the Amoor River put out the eyes of the seals they have...

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