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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1992)

Document title

Kangri : traditional, personalized central heating in the valley of Kashmir

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

AKHTAR R. ;

Abstract

In this region of India people carry earthenware pots of charcoal under their loose clothing to stay warm in the cold winters. A form of cancer results from the injurious effects of heat from these portable braziers on the abdomen and thighs.―(DWG)

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Focus / ISSN 0015-5004

Editor : American Geographical Society, New York, NY - ETATS-UNIS (1950- 2001)

Millesime : 1992, vol. 42, no2 [pp. 25-27]

Bibliographic references : 10 réf.

Collation : Illustration ;

Language

Anglais

Localisation

Laboratoire INTERGEO - Paris

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