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A world on the wane.

Author: Claude Lévi-Strauss
Publisher: New York, Criterion Books [©1961]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Claude Lévi-Strauss
OCLC Number: 510666
Notes: Translation of Tristes tropiques.
"Chapters xiv, xv, xvi, and xxxix of the French edition are omitted from this translation."
Description: 404 pages illustrations, plates (1 color) portraits, map 24 cm
Contents: pt. 1. Destinations --
pt. 2. From a log-book --
pt. 3. The New World --
pt. 4. A land and its people --
pt. 5. The Caduveo --
pt. 6. The Bororo --
pt. 7. The Nambikwara --
pt. 8. The Tupi-Kawahib --
pt. 9. The return.
Responsibility: Translation from the French by John Russell.

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