First contact

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Penguin Books, 1988 - Social Science - 316 pages
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An illustrated chronicle of the 1930s encounter between a team of Australian gold prospectors and an intact civilization of one million tribal people that had no previous contact with the outside world

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Review: First Contact: 2new Guinea's Highlanders Encounter the Outside World

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Perhaps my favorite fact from this book is that the native New Guineans thought the white people were spirits until they found their latrine. Read full review

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Interesting Premise, not interestingly enough written. Read full review

Contents

WHAT IS BEYOND?
5
LIFTING THE VEIL
19
SKYMEN AND THE LIVING DEAD
34
Copyright

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