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Author Raffles, Hugh, 1958-

Title In Amazonia : a natural history / Hugh Raffles.

Publication Info. Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, [2002]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  GN564.B6 R34 2002    AVAILABLE
Description xiii, 302 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [265]-295) and index.
Contents In Amazonia -- Dissolution of the elements: the floodplain, 11,000 BP-2002 -- In the flow of becoming: Igarape Guariba, 1941-1996 -- Countrey never sackt: Guiana, 1587-1631 -- Uses of butterflies: bates of the Amazons, 1848-1859 -- Dreamlife of ecology: South Para, 1999 -- Fluvial intimacies: Amapa, 1995-1996.
Subject Ethnology -- Brazil -- Igarapé Guariba.
Ethnology -- Amazon River Valley.
Indigenous peoples -- Ecology -- Brazil -- Igarapé Guariba.
Indigenous peoples -- Ecology -- Amazon River Region.
Estuarine ecology -- Brazil -- Igarapé Guariba.
Estuarine ecology -- Amazon River Region.
Natural history -- Brazil -- Igarapé Guariba.
Natural history -- Amazon River Region.
Igarapé Guariba (Brazil) -- History.
Amazon River Region -- History.
Igarapé Guariba (Brazil) -- Social life and customs.
Amazon River Region -- Social life and customs.
ISBN 0691048843 alkaline paper
0691048851 paperback alkaline paper

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