The Putumayo, the Devil's Paradise
"[...]forests were more or less roving bands of savages, dwelling on the river banks, without other forms of government than that of the curacas, or petty chiefs of families or tribe. The influence of the Incas did undoubtedly extend into the forest regions in a degree, as evidenced by remaining customs and nomenclature, but the Incas did not establish order and civilisation in the forests as upon the highlands. The Incas and their predecessors built a series of fortresses which[...]."
- Paperback | 246 pages
- 152.4 x 228.6 x 11.94mm | 371.94g
- 10 Mar 2015
- United States
- black & white illustrations