The Cubeo: Indians of the Northwest Amazon
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The Cubeo: Indians of the Northwest Amazon by Irving Goldman

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Published by University of Illinois Press in Urbana .
Written in English


  • Cubeo Indians.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Microfiche. New Haven, Conn., Human Relations Area Files [1979?]

SeriesIllinois studies in anthropology -- no. 2., HRAF -- 5.
The Physical Object
Pagination10, 305 p.
Number of Pages305
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16819506M

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