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Voices from the Amazon

Author: Binka Le Breton
Publisher: West Hartford, Conn., USA : Kumarian Press, 1993.
Series: Kumarian Press books for a world that works.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Life stories of the inhabitants of the Amazon -- Indians, rubber tappers, miners, loggers, ranchers and idealists -- told in their own words. Le Breton takes us with her on her journey by bus, boat  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Binka Le Breton
ISBN: 1565490215 9781565490215
OCLC Number: 27642925
Description: xiv, 151 pages : map ; 23 cm.
Contents: Amazonia --
Inside Rondonia --
Indians --
Loggers --
River people --
Miners --
Settlers --
Ranchers --
Rubber tappers --
Idealists --
A chorus of comments --
What next?
Series Title: Kumarian Press books for a world that works.
Responsibility: Binka Le Breton.

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"Few books tell the plight of the Amazon rainforest from the perspective of the indigenous peoples themselves. Le Breton lets the people of the forest tell us their side of the story."

 
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