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Nigel Barley (born 1947 in Kingston upon Thames, England) is an anthropologist famous for the books he has written on his experiences. He studied modern languages at Cambridge University and completed a doctorate in social anthropology at Oxford University. He held a number of academic positions before joining the British Museum as an assistant keeper in the Department of Ethnography, where he remained until 2003.

Barley's first book, The Innocent Anthropologist, was a witty and informative account of anthropological field work among the Dowayo people of Cameroon. Thereafter he published a number of works about Africa and Indonesia in such genres as travel, art, historical biography, and fiction.

Barley has been twice nominated for the Travelex Writer of the Year Award. In 2002, he won the Foreign Press Association prize for travel writing.

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Total Books: 62
Snow Over Surabaya
2017 - Snow Over Surabaya (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781912049004
ISBN-10: 1912049007
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Literature & Fiction, Travel

Nigerian Arts Revisited
2016 - Nigerian Arts Revisited (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9782757209851
ISBN-10: 275720985X
Genres: Arts & Photography, Politics & Social Sciences

Toraja Misadventures of a Social Anthropologist in Sulawesi Indonesia
Innocent Anthropologist Notes from a Mud Hut
2011 - Innocent Anthropologist Notes From a Mud Hut (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781906011505
ISBN-10: 1906011508
Genres: History, Reference, Politics & Social Sciences

The Art of Benin
2010 - The Art of Benin (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780714125916
ISBN-10: 0714125911
Genres: Arts & Photography, History

Island of Demons
2010 - Island of Demons (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9789810823818
ISBN-10: 9810823819
Genre: Literature & Fiction

In the Footsteps of Stamford Raffles
2010 - In the Footsteps of Stamford Raffles (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9789810835347
ISBN-10: 9810835345
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History

Symbolic Structures An Exploration of the Culture of the Dowayos
2009 - Symbolic Structures an Exploration of the Culture of the Dowayos (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780521105347
ISBN-10: 052110534X

Rogue Raider The Tale of Captain Lauterbach and the Singapore Mutiny
White Rajah A Biography of Sir James Brooke
2003 - White Rajah a Biography of Sir James Brooke (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780316859202
ISBN-10: 0316859206
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History

White Rajah
2002 - White Rajah (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780349116730
ISBN-10: 0349116733
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
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Traumatische Tropen Notizen aus meiner Lehmhtte
2001 - Traumatische Tropen Notizen Aus Meiner Lehmhtte (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783608931259
ISBN-10: 3608931252

Le Dernier Voyage du rvrend
2001 - Le Dernier Voyage Du Rvrend (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782228894630
ISBN-10: 222889463X

L'Anthropologue en droute
2001 - L'anthropologue En Droute (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782228894210
ISBN-10: 2228894214

L'Anthropologie n'est pas un sport dangereux
2001 - L'anthropologie N'est Pas Un Sport Dangereux (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9782228894227
ISBN-10: 2228894222

Coffret Barley  Un anthropologue en droute  Le retour de l'anthropologue
2000 - Coffret Barley Un Anthropologue En Droute Le Retour De L'anthropologue (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782228893480
ISBN-10: 222889348X

The Innocent Anthropologist  Notes from a Mud Hut
2000 - The Innocent Anthropologist Notes From a Mud Hut (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781577661566
ISBN-10: 1577661567
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction

Tanz ums Grab
2000 - Tanz Ums Grab (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9783423127950
ISBN-10: 3423127953

L'anthropologue mne l'enqute
2000 - L'anthropologue Mne L'enqute (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782228892834
ISBN-10: 2228892831

Traurige Insulaner Als Ethnologe bei den Englndern
1999 - Traurige Insulaner Als Ethnologe Bei Den Englndern (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9783423126649
ISBN-10: 3423126647

Hallo Mister Puttymann Bei den Toraja in Indonesien
1999 - Hallo Mister Puttymann Bei Den Toraja in Indonesien (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9783423125802
ISBN-10: 3423125802

1992 - The Innocent Anthropologist [G K Hall Audio Books Series] (Audio Cassette)
1991 - Torajan Ricebarn [Occasional Paper] (Paperback)
1988 - Plague of Caterpillars [Travel Library] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
Una Plaga De Orugas [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)