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The Tribal Bible, Exploring The Phenomenon…

The Tribal Bible, Exploring The Phenomenon That Is American Tribal Style…

by Kajira Djoumahna

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Very informative and well written exploration of the roots of ATS. ( )
  amaraduende | Mar 30, 2013 |
Kajira Djoumahna provides an in-depth look at the made-in-the-U.S. subculture of belly dancing known as "tribal" style. For my full-length review, see http://www.shira.net/books/breviews/kajira-tribal-bible-2003.htm ( )
  shiradotnet | Dec 27, 2009 |
Looks at the development of ATS from its beginnings to the present day. Includes a lot of interviews and photos, and discusses all aspects, from the technical to the spiritual
  MEDANZ | Jul 6, 2008 |
Excellent resource on American Tribal Style belly dance. A bit out of date now, as it does not cover the immensely popular tribal fusion style of dance. ( )
  shanmonster | Jul 22, 2006 |
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0972848606, Paperback)

The definitive resource for the dance style known as American Tribal Style Bellydance. History, development, interviews, costuming descriptions and construction tips, jewelry, history of textiles and ethnic jewelry used for this dance form, movement breakdowns including fast and slow steps, use of props, staging and performance techniques, music, finger cymbal and kashiklar instruction, how the dance relates to the Romany culture, dance as ritual, quotes from practitioners from around the world, resource directory, more. Over 300 photos, about one third in color. Full color collage cover, foreword by Elizabeth Artemis Mourat.

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