Cover of: Savages | Joe Kane

About the Book

"Journalist's fascinating and well-written account of the Huao peoples' struggle against North American oil companies and evangelical missionaries resulting from the construction of the oil pipeline in the Ecuadorian Amazon. Provides an insider's view of international NGO politics, indigenous federation politics, missionized indigenous peoples, and the special place occupied by the Huao in Ecuadorian indigenous struggles"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 57.

About the Edition

"Journalist's fascinating and well-written account of the Huao peoples' struggle against North American oil companies and evangelical missionaries resulting from the construction of the oil pipeline in the Ecuadorian Amazon. Provides an insider's view of international NGO politics, indigenous federation politics, missionized indigenous peoples, and the special place occupied by the Huao in Ecuadorian indigenous struggles"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 57.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 259-273).
"Portions of this book were originally published in The New Yorker in slightly different form as 'Amazon showdown: a Stone Age tribe fights American oil' (9/27/93) and 'an Amazon Indian in D.C.'s jungle' (5/2/94)"--T.p. verso.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
333.3/0981/1
Library of Congress
F3722.1.H83 K36 1995

The Physical Object

Pagination
xi, 273 p. :
Number of pages
273

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL1272914M
Internet Archive
savages00kane
ISBN 10
0679411917
LC Control Number
95004258
Library Thing
253763
Goodreads
1756171
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