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Amazon Journey

Amazon Journey - 90 edition

ISBN13: 978-0130254535

Cover of Amazon Journey 90 (ISBN 978-0130254535)
ISBN13: 978-0130254535
ISBN10: 0130254533
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 90
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.
Published: 1990
International: No

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Amazon Journey - 90 edition

ISBN13: 978-0130254535

Dennis Werner

ISBN13: 978-0130254535
ISBN10: 0130254533
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 90
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.

Published: 1990
International: No
Summary

This book provides a particularly insightful narrative account of the author's living in the middle of the Amazon jungle among the Kayapo and Mekranoti Indians for one year.

Features

  • Offers a personal account showing what it was like to be confronted with hundreds of new people speaking a strange language and doing strange things.
  • Contains a bibliography of publications in scientific journals.

Table of Contents

1. Origins.
2. A First Glimpse.
3. Settling In.
4. Learning Kayapo.
5. Jaguars and Scorpions.
6. Deaths.
7. On Trek to the Sabuji.
8. Summer Doldrums.
9. After Peccaries and Fish.
10. In the Gardens.
11. The Women Sing.
12. Honey Bees and Monkey Business.
13. Gathering Tortoises.
14. Back in the Village.
15. On Trek Again.
16. In the Men's House.
17. Going Home.
Epilogue.
Afterword.
Personal Names Glossary.
Additional Information on the Kayapo.
Index.

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