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Mayo ethnobotany : land, history, and traditional knowledge in northwest Mexico

Author: David Yetman; Thomas R Van Devender
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif ; London : University of California Press, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Contains a comprehensive description of northwest Mexico's tropical deciduous forests and thornscrub on the traditional Mayo lands reaching from the Sea of Cortes to the foothills of the Sierra  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Yetman; Thomas R Van Devender
ISBN: 0520227212 9780520227217
OCLC Number: 882705425
Description: 340 S : Ill.
Contents: Preface Acknowledgments Part One 1. The People and the Land 2. A Brief Ethnography of the Mayos 3. Historical and Contemporary Mayos 4. Plant and Animal Life 5. Eight Plants That Make Mayos Mayos Part Two 6. Plant Uses 7. An Annotated List of Plants Appendix A. Mayo Region Place Names and Their Meanings Appendix B. Yoreme Consultants Appendix C. Gazetteer of the Mayo Region Appendix D. Mayo Plants Listed by Spanish Name Appendix E. Mayo Plants Listed by Mayo Name Appendix F. Glossary of Mayo and Spanish Terms Notes Works Cited Index
Responsibility: David Yetman and Thomas R. Van Devender.

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"A valuable record of a way of life and a body of knowledge that are rapidly disappearing."- And Lands Newsletter

 
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