The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary two

caption: cross bow trap
medium: diaries
ethnicgroup: Chang
location: Chingmei
date: 23.11.1936
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 2.6.1936-11.7.1937
note: translated from german by Dr Ruth Barnes
person: School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London
text: Then a trap was set up with a cross-bow we had bought yesterday in Waoshu, an ingenious and dangerous weapon of the kind Pangsha is probably going to use against us