Kingship and divinity

@article{Leach2011KingshipAD,
  title={Kingship and divinity},
  author={Sir Edmund Leach},
  journal={HAU: Journal of Ethnographic Theory},
  year={2011},
  volume={1},
  pages={279 - 298}
}
  • Sir Edmund Leach
  • Published 1 April 2011
  • Physics
  • HAU: Journal of Ethnographic Theory
This is the final published article. It first appeared at http://www.haujournal.org/index.php/hau/article/view/hau1.1.012/17. 
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