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Don't Sleep, There Are Snakes

Life and Language in the Amazonian Jungle (Vintage Departures)

Daniel L. Everett

A riveting account of the astonishing experiences and discoveries made by linguist Daniel Everett while he lived with the Pirah�, a small tribe of Amazonian Indians in central Brazil. Daniel Everett arrived among the Pirah� with his wife and three young children hoping to convert the tribe to Christianity. Everett quickly became obsessed with their...
Publish Date
2009
November 3
First Published in 2008
Goodreads rating
3.95
ISBN
0884685882010
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Mar 15, 2021
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