Sea-Dyaks of Borneo.

With a chapter on missionary work amongst the Dyaks by Edwin Herbert Gomes

Publisher: Society for the Propogation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts in Westminster

Written in English
Published: Pages: 80 Downloads: 280
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Subjects:

  • Dayak (Indonesian people),
  • Missions -- Borneo.,
  • Borneo -- Social life and customs.

Edition Notes

Statementby A.F. Sharp.
ContributionsSharp, Arthur Frederick, 1866-
The Physical Object
Pagination80 p.
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16599900M

  Edwin H. Gomes was the author of: The Sea-Dyaks of Borneo (), Seventeen Years Among the Sea Dyaks of Borneo () and Children of Borneo (). "Away down in the Indian Ocean there is a long chain of islands that stretches from Burmah to Australia.   Sarawak is the portion of Malaysia that lies on the north coast of Borneo. It stretches some miles, roughly south-west to north-east, bordered northwards by its long coast along the South China Sea and southwards by its frontier with Kalimantan, the larger part of Borneo . Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Natural History Publications Borneo Malaysia books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. Borneo Spirit name "Irik" Borneo: A primeval creator spirit, in the form of a bird, who created the earth; with Ara, created mankind from clay. The Sea Dyaks of Sarawak, Borneo Goddess name "Jata" Borneo: Goddess of the sky Borneo Goddess name "Lulong" Borneo: Goddess of love Borneo "Mahadara" Borneo: The supreme being and creator of all things.

Howell, William, and D. J. S. Bailey. ‘Sea Dyak Witch Doctors’. In The Sea Dyaks and Other Races of Sarawak, edited by Borneo Literature Bureau, 4th ed., – Sarawak, Malaysia: Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka. Jay, Sain. ‘The Basir and Tukang Sangiang: Two Kinds of Shaman Among the Ngaju Dayak’. Indonesia Circle. The Sea Dyaks and Other Races of Sarawak: Contributions to the Sarawak Gazette Between and by Richards, Anthony and a great selection of related books, art . NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE Vol. XXII #8 August Notes on the Sea Dyaks of Borneo. Magazine shows age wear and smudging as shown in the photos. Spine is darkened but nearly intact other than a small chip at the Rating: % positive. Borneo People - Malcolm MacDonald This classic account of the writer's visit to Borneo just around the time of independence includes history, ethnography and anecdote all written in an entertaining style. The book includes 44 black and white illustrations of the country and the people whom the author met. The pages are divided into six parts, i.e. 1 - The Country, 2 - The Land Dayaks, 3.

Before turning our attention to the Sea Dyaks, the variouatribes may be placed before the reader in a summarized form inthe following manner, to show their comparative rank as viewedfrom different standpoints: Morally. Mentally. Physically. 1st. Hill Dyaks Sea Dyaks Sea Dyaks 2d. Sea Dyaks Hill Dyaks Kyans 3d. Mongol Dyaks Kyans Hill Dyaks 4th. The Sea Dyaks and Other Races of Sarawak, Gazette , Borneo Bureau, $ + $ shippingSeller Rating: % positive. BORNEO Reading List for BORNEO, Gerrell Drawhorn. abroadwritersconference. Historical Works. Thomas Forrest~ “A Voyage to New Guinea and the Moluccas” () visited Brunei which he described as “Venice of the East” in He describes not only the villages, government and trade when Brunei was still at its peak of feudal power, but.

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Sharp (). The Sea-Dyaks of Borneo Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.).Pages:   Excerpt from Seventeen Years Among the Sea Dyaks of Borneo: A Record of Intimate Association With the Natives of the Bornean Jungles Possibly it is sometimes thought that the missionary is not the best man to write about the people to whom he appeals that he may be easily biassed in one direction or another, and may think too ill or too well of s: 1.

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by John Perham by Gomes, Edwin. Seventeen Years Among The Sea Dyaks of Borneo RM 49 This book about Borneo, wonderful in its general accuracy, and vivid in its descriptions; but its meant especially for missionary circles and missionary reading-in facts, it was written expressly for the Borneo Mission Association, whose objects it has done much to promote.

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The Dayak people of Borneo possess an indigenous account of their history, mostly in oral literature, partly in writing in papan turai (wooden records), and partly in common cultural customary practices.

Among prominent accounts of the origin of the Dayak people is the mythical oral epic of "Tetek Tahtum" by the Ngaju Dayak of Central Kalimantan; it narrates that the ancestors of the Dayak Central Kalimantan: 1, National Geographic Magazine August Notes on the Sea Dyaks of Borneo Tunis of Today A Journey in Morocco: "The Land of the Moors" The Two Great Moorish Religious Dances Recent Population Figures This magazine is in good condition.

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This is a condensed version of Bertram E. Smythies’ Birds of Borneo which at present is the only comprehensive guide to Bornean birds. This pocketbook guide, a great help in the field, contains the original plates painted by Commander A.M.

Hughes using new. The Sea-Dyaks of Borneo by Edwin This account of the manners and customs of the Sea-Dyaks at the end of the 19th century is unusual because the author, a clergyman, devotes most of the book to a detailed study of the people without the moralising that one usually expects from works of this type.

There is a separate chapter devoted to missionary work. 80 pages. There are chapters also. Seventeen Years Among the Sea Dyaks of Borneo. A Record of Intimate Association with the Natives of the Bornean Jungles. By Edwin H. Gomes, M.A., Author of “The Sea Dyaks of Borneo,” &c. With an Introduction by the Rev.

John Perham, formerly Archdeacon of Singapore. With 40 Illustrations and a. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gomes, Edwin Herbert, Seventeen years among the Sea Dyaks of Borneo. New York: AMS Press, []. The Ibans or Sea Dayaks are a branch of the Dayak peoples of Borneo, in South East is a title given by the westerners to the local people of Borneo island.

[citation needed] Most Ibans are located in the Malaysian state of is believed that the term "Iban" was originally an exonym used by the Kayans, who - when they initially came into contact with them - referred to the Brunei: 20, Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gomes, Edwin Herbert, Sea-Dyaks of Borneo.

Westminster, Society for the propagation of the Gospel in foreign parts, Get this from a library. Seventeen years among the Sea Dyaks of Borneo; a record of intimate association with the natives of the Bornean jungles.

[Edwin Herbert Gomes]. The Iban is a part belong to the Dayak race in Malaysia and live in the state of Sarawak located at the eastcoast of the Borneo Island. They also known as the Sea Dayaks during the reign of the Brooke’s and the British Colonial before as they are the most dangerous tribe in Borneo and so daring in their war battle just to have the head of their enemies as their war trophies.

The Sea Dyaks regularly ply from upriver to the sea looking for loot - piracy and heads. They were marauders of the sea coasts of Borneo, hence they are called thus.

The Land Dyaks whose number are much less remain much on land occupied with agriculture around the Bau area south of Kuching.

sounding word to apply to the doings and journeyings of Mr. Boyle in Borneo, but we are not disposed to quarrel with an interesting book of travels on account of a phrase, as there is not in reality a trace in the volume of any pretensions to place the incidents of travel in any unduly striking light.

Boyle and his brother left for travel in Borneo in the spring ofand with commendable j. The Sea-Dyaks Of Borneo by Edwin Herbert Gomes,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

Seventeen Years Among the Sea Dyaks of Borneo - a Record of Intimate Association with the Natives of the Bornean Jungles Edwin H Gomes Although a missionary, the author sets out to give. Get this from a library! Seventeen years among the Sea Dyaks of Borneo: a record of intimate association with the nations of the Bornean jungles.

[Edwin Herbert Gomes].From the landings of the Imperial Japanese Army (IJA) on the shores of Miri in December to the liberation of Batu Lintang Prisoner of War and Internment Camp in September by Australian Kuching Force, Traumas and Heroism offers a unique account of .Reading this book inspired me to book a day trekking tour of Malaysian Borneo, the fabled land of Iban headhunters and the magnificent hornbill.

O'Hanlon -- an Englishman, literary scholar and amateur naturalist -- undertook an s-style expedition into the jungle in with three local Iban guides and one English friend, a poet.4/5().