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Author Name    BALEE, WILLIAM.

Title   Footprints Of The Forest: Ka'apor Ethnobotany - The Historical Ecology Of Plant Utilization By An Amazonian People.

Binding   s

Book Condition   Softcover. Very good condition.

Edition   First Printing. Biology and Resource Management in the Tropics Series.

Publisher    Columbia University Press, New York: 1993.

ISBN Number    0231074840 / 9780231074841

Seller ID   25695X1

The clearest and most comprehensive account to date of the relationship between an Amazonian people and their botanical environment. Based on Balee's ten years of ethnofraphic and botanical research among the Ka'apor Indians of eastern Amazonia, this book documents how the ka'apor use, manage, name, and classify hundreds of plant species found in their habitat. Includes an Index.

(Key Words: William Balee, Ethnobotany, Ka'apor, Ecology, Botany, Brazil, Yams, Vines, Tools, Rivers, Amazon, Plants, Palms, Manioc, Gourds, Hunting, Cotton, Forests, Cacao, Biodiversity, Annatto).

Price = 52.44 USD

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