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...