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Alida Sims Malkus
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The Amazon: River of Promise

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This is a book explaining about the Amazon River, its people, history, and natural life.
1st, 128 pages
Published 1970 by McGraw-Hill Book Co.
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Mar 23, 2012 Dad rated it really liked it
This was a pretty good book. It had a style that was not too severe on detail but gave a general overview of the Amazon. It did not worry excessively about national boundaries of which Amazonia does cross. I got this book to review some of the facts of this mighty river as my wife and I travel to Peru including Iquitos in the Amazon. My wife has already skimmed the book.
I found a lot of neat facts presented here. I was unaware of the diversity of the people nor the tragic decimation of them by
Amy rated it it was ok
Dec 27, 2015
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