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Riwoqê to Dêngqên: “Do you want to buy my Buddha?”

  • Richard Langlais

Abstract

The most well-kept things in Riwoqê were the trees and the earth-receiving station. The poplars were planted inside fences made of wooden pickets painted blue, with their sharp tips carefully daubed in red. Around the trunks a trough had been dug so that when the trees were watered, the water would stay in place. The trees received the rays from the sun and transformed the town into a happier place.

Keywords

Road Station Chinese Word Wide Valley Public Security Bureau Telephone Pole 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • Richard Langlais
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  1. 1.Human Ecology SectionUniversity of GöteborgGöteborgSweden

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