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The last of the tribe : the epic quest to save a lone man in the Amazon

Author: Monte Reel
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Scribner hardcover edView all editions and formats
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Recounts the story of the men who ventured deep into the Amazon to find and protect the last Brazilian Indian and explains how businesspersons, politicians, territorial farmers, and the Indian himself marred an effort to save the Indian.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Monte Reel
ISBN: 9781416594741 1416594744 9781416594758 1416594752
OCLC Number: 437186765
Description: ix, 273 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. The hut --
2. Going native --
3. A land without men --
4. The village --
5. The accidental environmentalist --
6. Windows to his world --
7. Savages --
8. Letting go --
9. Battle lines --
10. The corridors of power --
11. Neither beast nor god --
12. Larger than life --
13. One more shot --
14. A new beginning --
15. A nation of one.
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The riveting true story of the men who ventured deep into the Amazon to find and protect a mysterious Indian who is the Last of the Tribe  Read more...

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"The story is engrossing. Reel rightly tells it like a thriller...and taking the trek with the Brazilian explorers-and Reel-is well worth your time." -St. Louis Post-Dispatch "The Last of the Tribe Read more...

 
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