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The Resource The Achuar of the Pastaza River : a glimpse into their rainforest world, JoAnne M. Mowczko

The Achuar of the Pastaza River : a glimpse into their rainforest world, JoAnne M. Mowczko

Label
The Achuar of the Pastaza River : a glimpse into their rainforest world
Title
The Achuar of the Pastaza River
Title remainder
a glimpse into their rainforest world
Statement of responsibility
JoAnne M. Mowczko
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • This is a captivating chronicle of the rainforest environment and the indigenous Achuar who live along the Pastaza River in the Ecuadorian Amazon Basin
  • Gives a glimpse into the lives of the Achuar Indians and the forest that sustains them
Cataloging source
WAY
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Mowczko, JoAnne M
Dewey number
301.09239837
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ordonez, Andres
  • Ecolodge, Kapawi
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Achuar Indians
  • Rain forests
  • Endangered ecosystems
Label
The Achuar of the Pastaza River : a glimpse into their rainforest world, JoAnne M. Mowczko
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ikiam (Rainforest) -- Overview -- Western contact and change -- Achuar communities -- Hearth and home -- Daily living -- Community gatherings -- Political organization -- Education -- Courtship and marriage -- Children -- Death -- Supernatural -- Waúysa (Tea ceremony) -- Aúrtam (Sacred source) -- Shaman Aúrtam Ceremony -- Dreams -- THe cosmos -- Hunting and trapping -- Fishing -- Chakras (Garden plots) -- Nijiamanch (Fermented manioc beer) -- Cooking and diet -- Achuar-style recipes -- Rainforest superstore -- Handicrafts -- Adornment -- Music -- Western and Shamanic medicine -- Modern times -- Oil, ecotourism, and Kapawo ecolodge -- Achuar language
Control code
ocn948029990
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
239 pages
Isbn
9781482669664
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)948029990
Label
The Achuar of the Pastaza River : a glimpse into their rainforest world, JoAnne M. Mowczko
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ikiam (Rainforest) -- Overview -- Western contact and change -- Achuar communities -- Hearth and home -- Daily living -- Community gatherings -- Political organization -- Education -- Courtship and marriage -- Children -- Death -- Supernatural -- Waúysa (Tea ceremony) -- Aúrtam (Sacred source) -- Shaman Aúrtam Ceremony -- Dreams -- THe cosmos -- Hunting and trapping -- Fishing -- Chakras (Garden plots) -- Nijiamanch (Fermented manioc beer) -- Cooking and diet -- Achuar-style recipes -- Rainforest superstore -- Handicrafts -- Adornment -- Music -- Western and Shamanic medicine -- Modern times -- Oil, ecotourism, and Kapawo ecolodge -- Achuar language
Control code
ocn948029990
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
239 pages
Isbn
9781482669664
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)948029990

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