At play in the fields of the Lord

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Random House, 1965 - Amazon River Region - 373 pages
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A tale of two men's experiences with a native Indian tribe in the Brazilian rain forest. Despite their separate missions, both men converge in their respect for the native culture and their zeal to protect the Indians from imminent invasion.

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Matthiesson is a vivid writer. - Goodreads
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This jungle novel about "missionaries" is one of Matthiesen's best works. I found it interesting and intriguing, with the exotic setting and the somewhat bizarre characters. Read full review

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A very well written book for anyone who thinks their religious beliefs are better than anyone else's.... Read full review

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