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Synopsis:

Tobias Schneebaum here tells the remarkable story of his four years among the Asmat of New Guinea, a jungle-dwelling people rumored to have killed Michael Rockefeller. Instead of ferocious cannibals, Schneebaum found a regal, gentle people who freely accepted him and initiated him into a way of life no outsider had ever seen before.

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ISBN:
9780802131669
Author:
Schneebaum, Tobias
Publisher:
Grove Press
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Essays & Travelogues
Subject:
Homosexuality, male
Subject:
Ethnologists
Subject:
Asmat
Subject:
Ethnologists -- United States -- Biography.
Subject:
General Religion
Subject:
Sociology - General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st Evergreen ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
v. 10
Publication Date:
19940331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in 8 oz

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Tobias Schneebaum here tells the remarkable story of his four years among the Asmat of New Guinea, a jungle-dwelling people rumored to have killed Michael Rockefeller. Instead of ferocious cannibals, Schneebaum found a regal, gentle people who freely accepted him and initiated him into a way of life no outsider had ever seen before.
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