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Published: 28 March 2019

496 Pages | 10


ISBN: 9780190608989

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God in the Rainforest

Missionaries and the Waorani in Amazonian Ecuador

Kathryn T. Long

  • Brings world Christianity to life, giving agency to indigenous actors alongside both Protestant and Catholic missionaries
  • The first book to provide an extensive history of missionaries and the Waorani, drawing on previously untapped sources in Spanish and English, and placing a vivid narrative in its social and cultural context
  • Offers a nuanced and extensively researched approach to one of the most widely publicized and contested stories of American evangelical missions

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