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Tristes tropiques.

Claude LГ©vi-Strauss

Tristes tropiques.

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Published by Criterion Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of South America -- Brazil.,
  • Brazil -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTranslated by John Russell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF2515 .L493
    The Physical Object
    Pagination404 p.
    Number of Pages404
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16484456M

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