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head-hunters of Western Amazonas the life and culture of the Jibaro Indians of eastern Ecuador and Peru /by Rafael Karsten.. -- by Rafael Karsten

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Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Jivaro Indians,
  • Indians of South America -- Ecuador,
  • Headhunters.,
  • Jivaran languages,
  • Indians of South America -- Peru.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1935 ed. published in Helsingfors, which was issued as VII, 1 of Commentationes humanarum litterarum. Includes bibliographical references and index.

SeriesCommentationes humanarum litterarum (Suomen Tiedeseura), 7, 1
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 598 p. ill. ;
Number of Pages598
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21350338M

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The head-hunters of Western Amazonas; the life and culture of the Jibaro Indians of eastern Ecuador and Peru. (20 pages) and a section entitled “My Journeys in Western Amazonas” (64 pages). The latter apparently is intended to have popular appeal. Although uselul in giving a view of the environmental setting, it seems needlessly long for scientific purposes. Perhaps its greatest value is in revealing some rather naive attitudes on the partAuthor: Ralph L. Beals. The Head-Hunters of Western Amazonas: The Life and Culture of the Jibaro Indians of Eastern Ecuador and Peru. Helsinki, Helsinki, A weighty tome that deals with the Canelos Quichua, the Achuar, and the Shuar of Ecuador. The head-hunters of Western Amazonas: The life and culture of the Jibaro Indians of eastern Ecuador and Peru ([Finska vetenskaps-societeten, Helsingfors] Commentationes humanarum litterarum. VII. 1 Washington, D.C. Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletins. ASIN BZPFM; Mader, Elke ().

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