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8 edition of People of the rain forest found in the catalog.

People of the rain forest

by Mae Woods

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Abdo Pub. Co. in Edina, Minn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rain forest people -- Juvenile literature,
  • Rain forest ecology -- Juvenile literature,
  • Rain forest people,
  • Human geography

  • About the Edition

    Describes how different groups of peoples live in rain forests in Central and South America, Africa, and Southeast Asia.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [23]) and index.

    StatementMae Woods.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesCheckerboard nature library, The rain forest
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN394 .W66 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24 p. :
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL350615M
    ISBN 101577650204
    LC Control Number98009982
    OCLC/WorldCa38288608

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      Now, an expansive new study, published Thursday in Science and bearing the names of more than 40 co-authors, suggests that the human fingerprint can even be seen across one of the most biodiverse. -Anthropologist: Colin Turnbull-Where: Ituri Forest, in the Northeast corner of the Belgian Congo, in the middle of Africa-Studied in He returned because he disagreed with many aspects of an account of the BaMbuti people by a Reverend Paul Schebesta.


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