Vanishing Cultures: Amazon Basin

By School Library Journal

Clear, crisp, action-packed, full-color photographs and a brief, straightforward narrative highlight these activities. Most North American readers will find many of the customs, particularly the peoples’ body painting, quite intriguing. This photo essay offers a quick glimpse into a culture that readers are unlikely to meet elsewhere, and effectively proves the author’s point about the protection of the areas that shelter many countries’ indigenous people.”