Glosario de los Caribes

San Juan: Editorial Punto y Coma, 2021. First Edition. Paperback. 292p., maps, illus., facsimiles, tables, wrps. new. Item #75516
ISBN: 9798713819378

Lamarche relies on Raymond Breton’s "Dictionnaire Caraïbe-François" (1665) to construct an annotated and illustrated glossary of terms attributed to the Caribs. The themes that emerge from this undertaking - the Carib belief system, their understanding of astronomy, the ceremonial practices, the singing and dancing rituals, their customs in relation to navigation, war and anthropophagy.

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