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DREAMS OF AMAZONIA

By Stone, Roger D.

New York: Viking, 1985. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0670115339 "The riches--discovered, squandered, and still being found--in the New World's vanishing frontier." The author's insights into new scientific discoveries that deepen our understanding of the Amazon's environmental balance, his shrewd assessment of Brazilian and American politics, and his vivid understanding of the special cultural and economic aspects of Amazonian life make this book a special testament to a place of unique allure and power. 193pp.

$5.00