Don't sleep, there are snakes : life and language in the Amazonian jungle
Summary: A linguist offers a thought-provoking account of his experiences and discoveries while living with the Pirahã, a small tribe of Amazonian Indians living in central Brazil and a people possessing a language that defies accepted linguistic theories and reflects a culture that has no counting system, concept of war, or personal property, and lives entirely in the present.
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Call Number: 305.8989 EVERETT
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