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Spears of Twilight: Life and Death in the Amazon Jungle
Spears of Twilight Life and Death in the Amazon Jungle
Author: Philippe Descola
A Choice Outstanding Academic Book of 1997, The Spears of Twilight chronicles the experiences of Philippe Descola, student of Claude Lvi-Strauss, among the legendary Achuar Indians of South America. Combining ethnography, travelogue, and personal meditation, The Spears of Twilight is an engrossing account of the resilient and complex Achuar peop...  more »
ISBN-13: 9781565844384
ISBN-10: 1565844386
Publication Date: 8/1998
Pages: 458
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Publisher: New Press
Book Type: Paperback
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A story which relates the experiences of one person's studies of the Achuar Indians of Brazil and Ecuador. 500 pages.


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