Uttermost Part of the Earth

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Dutton, 1949 - Ona Indians - 558 pages
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Presents the author's birth and youth among the coastal Yaghans in Tierra del Fuego and his adult initiation into the Ona tribe, with descriptions of the extinct Fuegian Indian culture.

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User Review  - Alex - Goodreads

Very good autobiography of Lucas Bridges, the son of a Missionary, and one of the first Europeans to settle in Tierra del Fuego. Bridges describes the founding of Ushuaia, his childhood, growing up to ... Read full review

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According to the flyleaf, this is the classic work on Tierra del Fuego and its inhabitants. Published in 1948, it recounts the history of the isolated and primitive Fuegian land from the 1880s on. The ... Read full review


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