Creole Testimonies: Slave Narratives from the British West

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Includes personal accounts of witnesses and participants tempered by objective insights of historians. Film shows documentary footage of some of the practices associated with this cult and reveals some of the social problems which seem to fuel the desperation of these acts. DVD 4592 Presents a chronicle of political events in the Brazilian Amazon, beginning with the assassination of Chico Mendes in 1988 and ending with the massacre of Yanomami Indians in 1993.

Pages: 185

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan; 1st ed. 2012 edition (January 20, 2016)

ISBN: 134934110X

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