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Published: 09 August 1985
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382959-061
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8295-9
... A Votre Sante At The Headwaters of the Santee "which water we drank of, it coloring the excrements of Travelers, by its Chalybid Quality, as black as a Coal" (John Lawson) ...
Published: 09 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375869-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7586-9
... modern mining that branded their practices as more socially and environmentally responsible than those of earlier operations. Meanwhile, critics of the Yanacocha Mining Company argued that mining operations (typically located at the headwaters of the river basin) reduce the quantity and quality of water...
Book Chapter

By Todd A. Diacon
... 38 Roosevelt-Rondon expedition at the headwaters of the River of Doubt 40 Rondon, Theodore Roosevelt, and members of the Roosevelt-Rondon...
Published: 09 March 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7586-9
... corporations have sought to create a new image of modern mining that branded their practices as more socially and environmentally responsible than those of earlier operations. Meanwhile, critics of the Yanacocha Mining Company argued that mining operations (typically located at the headwaters of the river...
Published: 09 August 1985
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382959-071
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8295-9
... Asa Gray, Charles Sprague Sargent, and other conspicuous American botanists. Michaux simply noted: te I came across a new bush (arbuste) with notched leaves that was ram• pant on the mountainside not far from the river." He was at the headwaters of the Keowee (Kiwi...
Published: 28 April 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391289-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9128-9
... child, a white woman’s son.’ ‘Okay, let’s go.’ ” “You went as far as the headwaters and encountered no Wari I asked. “Yes. When they said they’d killed a white boy [in the mountains], we came back to Tanajura and slept. We went to Guajar (Tem We 1994...
Published: 14 January 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385479-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8547-9
...- ments. To do this Rondon planned a 1907 expedition to discover the headwaters of the Juruena River and to establish contact with indigenous Tseng 2003.12.9 07:11 33 of 242 building the lonely line * 21 peoples...
Published: 23 March 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394051-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9405-1
... Mahaveli Ganga, the largest river in Lanka. The Mahaveli Ganga, with its headwaters fed by the rains in the wet zone, never ran dry, but the development of the skill and the technology to harness its resources took centuries to evolve. The early efforts at irrigation were modest. Dams of earth...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390831-045
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9083-1
... “Lazeni ’linn Nataełde Ghadghaande / When Russians Were Killed at ‘Roasted Salmon Place’ (Batzulnetas As told by Katie and Fred John, transcribed and edited by James Kari, from Tatl’ahwt’aenn Nenn’ The Headwaters Peoples’ Country (Alaska Native Language Center, Fairbanks, Alaska, 1986...
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395393-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9539-3
... the Guaraní from the Paraná from joining the rebels of the region of Asunción. Arriving near the headwaters of the Ypané, Garay learned that a group of Indians was making its way in a forced march toward this point; he then hastily decided to establish a fortified camp and wait for them there...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390831-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9083-1
... Fred John “Xoxoxoon,’ Tatl’ahwt’aenn ’iinn nuhgha nahwtxelnic.” “Oh-ho, I will tell on you Headwaters People.” “Nen’ k’et ni’ulyaał xa dae’ nii “You will not live in this country,” he said. Yihts’en’ gaa duu k’eze ts’ekedaeł. Then they (some Ahtnas) came up beside him. ’Uyuunn kaen’ xu’uggaet...
Published: 28 April 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391289-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9128-9
... the OroWaram and had frequent contacts with them. The situation was different with the OroMon and especially the OroJowin, a subgroup to which Harein’s father belonged. The OroMon lived much further upriver on the Laje headwaters, while the Wari’ say that the OroJowin lived “on the rocks...
Published: 18 April 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394044-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9404-4
... headwaters of the Neuse, strad- dling present Person, Granville, Wake, and Durham counties, the rest of the area was available to the rank and file of settlers who wanted land to farm and live on. Between 1729, when all the Lords Proprietors but Granville had relinquished their rights to the Carolinas...
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By Aparecida Vilaça
Published: 28 April 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391289-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9128-9
... elsewhere. Nanananana met the people in the rocks, who, despite their human appear- ance, had tails (in the OroMon versions, these are the OroJowin, the “capu- chin monkey people,” the name of the Wari’ subgroup that once occupied the headwaters in the uplands region). Nanananana offered his daughters...
Published: 28 April 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391289-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9128-9
... and the headwaters of the Mutumparaná and Formoso rivers. On the left shore of the Pacaás Novos, they occupied the Dois Irmãos and Novo rivers, along with the sources of some of the af- fluents of the right bank of the Mamoré River. I was able to record fairly clearly defined territories for...
Published: 28 April 2010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9128-9
... river Mutumparaná, two missionaries offering to help in the contact were sent there” (Indian Mu- seum, microfilm 43, sheet 487). On December 10, 1951, Francisco Meireles sent a letter to Royal Taylor, giving him permission to take part in the ex- pedition. The group set out from the headwaters of...
Book Chapter

By Aparecida Vilaça
Published: 28 April 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391289-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9128-9
... headwaters of the Pacaás Novos (and in an area to the southeast of this river). The OroAoAo mostly warred with the OroEo and the OroAt, Wari’ subgroups who occupied an area close to their own. Like the Wari’, the OroWin speak a Txapakuran language and also inhab- ited the headwaters of the Pacaás...
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396246-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9624-6
... exemption from all taxes quieted the population. No sooner had Cherniaev captured Tashkent than he opposed the idea of making an independent khanate of it; he felt that the security of the accomplished conquests required an extension of the frontier to the headwaters of the Sir Darya.6...
Published: 28 April 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391289-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9128-9
... from upriver. . . . It came from the seringal on the headwaters of the We Turu [Da Gruta] River. This is the one we shot at. The Wari’ stayed on the creek, those who shot, because I didn’t shoot. . . . Just one died. . . . The whites fired their guns. The elders shouted with joy...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390831-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9083-1
... headwaters originate near Atlin, British Columbia, and its course ends in the Bering Sea. Rivers are not only an im- portant source of salmon but also a major means of transportation (boats in the summer and snow machines in the winter). The largest freshwater lake in Alaska is Iliamna, on the Alaska...