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At home with the Patagonians

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J. Murray , London
Tzoneca language -- Glossaries, vocabularies, etc., Patagonia (Argentina and Chile) -- Description and tr
GenreGlossaries, vocabularies, etc.
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LC ClassificationsF2936 .M991
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL23382568M
LC Control Number16014557

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At home With The Patagonians is a fascinating travelogue of a journey through the wild lands of Patagonia in the days when travel was an adventurous and dangerous activity to pursue. Although occasionally repetitive, it describes in lifelike detail a journey across the southern end of the South American continental mainland and the peoples who inhabited that region/5(7).

At home With The Patagonians is a fascinating travelogue of a journey through the wild lands of Patagonia in the days when travel was an adventurous and dangerous activity to pursue. Although occasionally repetitive, it describes in lifelike detail a journey across the southern end of the South American continental mainland and the peoples who inhabited that by: At Home with the Patagonians [George Chaworth Musters] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages5/5(4). At home With The Patagonians is a fascinating travelogue of a journey through the wild lands of Patagonia in the days when travel was an adventurous and dangerous activity to pursue.

Although occasionally repetitive, it describes in lifelike detail a journey across the southern end of the South American continental mainland and the peoples who inhabited that region.5/5(4).

: At Home With The Patagonians: A Year's Wanderings Over Untrodden Ground, From The Strait's Of Magellan To The Rio Negro () (): George Chaworth Musters: Books5/5(1). First published in serial form in the Buenos Aires Standard, At Home with the Patagonians is regarded as "an ethnographic monument," providing, as it does, a first-hand insight into the ways and days of a vanishing people/5.

At Home with the Patagonians is a book by the English explorer George Chaworth Musters, in which he describes the trip he took in together with the Tehuelches Indians (the Patagones) from the mouth of the Santa Cruz river, in the Southern Patagonia, to Carmen de Patagones, in the mouth of Río Negro, which sets the northern limit of the Patagonian territory.

At home With The Patagonians is a fascinating travelogue of a journey through the wild lands of Patagonia in the days when travel was an adventurous and dangerous activity to pursue.

Although occasionally repetitive, it describes in lifelike detail a journey across the southern end of the South American continental mainland and the peoples who inhabited that region/5(5). Uncover incredible stories told by Yvon Chouinard, the Malloy Brothers, Steve House, Gerry Lopez and more at Published by Patagonia Books®.

At Home with the Patagonians A Year's Wanderings over Untrodden Ground from the Straits of Magellan to the Rio Negro Language: English: LoC Class: F Latin America local history: Argentina: Subject: Patagonia (Argentina and Chile) -- Description and travel Subject: Tzoneca language -- Glossaries, vocabularies, etc.

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at home with the patagonians. a year’s wanderings over untrodden ground from the straits of magellan to the rio negro. b y george chaworth musters. retired commander r.n. with map and illustrations. london john murray, albemarle street the right of translation is reserved.

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