Jane Dolinger

Jane Dolinger, “Jane DolingerComes Clean inside a Sauna Bath,” Modern Man 13.10 (April 1964): 11–13. 5. Jane Dolinger, “Jane Joinsthe Circus,” Modern Man 13.11 (May 1964): 39–41. 6.Jane Dolinger,“Jane Meetsa BabeinBoyland,” Modern ...

Author: L. Abbott

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 0230111831

Category: Social Science

Page: 276

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For almost forty years, Jane Dolinger traveled the world and wrote about her adventures, from the Amazon jungle to the sands of the Sahara. She produced eight books and more than a thousand articles between 1955 and 1995, and she also earned a reputation as a glamorous celebrity and model. Jane Dolinger was an anomaly in her time, a dynamic and attractive woman with an impressive literary talent, a woman who lived and documented a most unconventional and inspirational life. Sometimes controversial but always outstanding, Jane was a pioneer among women and writers. Here for the first time, her life and work are studied in a thoroughly researched yet entertaining literary biography.

God in the Rainforest

Jane Dolinger, The Head with the Long Yellow Hair (London: Robert Hale, 1958). The book includes graphic details, plus some tasteless photographs, of the process the Jivaroan people used to shrink heads. Published in Great Britain, ...

Author: Kathryn T. Long

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0190608994

Category: Religion

Page: 512

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In January of 1956, five young evangelical missionaries were speared to death by a band of the Waorani people in the Ecuadorian Amazon. Two years later, two missionary women--the widow of one of the slain men and the sister of another--with the help of a Wao woman were able to establish peaceful relations with the same people who had killed their loved ones. The highly publicized deaths of the five men and the subsequent efforts to Christianize the Waorani quickly became the defining missionary narrative for American evangelicals during the second half of the twentieth century. God in the Rainforest traces the formation of this story and shows how Protestant missionary work among the Waorani came to be one of the missions most celebrated by Evangelicals and most severely criticized by anthropologists and others who accused missionaries of destroying the indigenous culture. Kathryn T. Long offers a study of the complexities of world Christianity at the ground level for indigenous peoples and for missionaries, anthropologists, environmentalists, and other outsiders. For the first time, Long brings together these competing actors and agendas to reveal one example of an indigenous people caught in the cross-hairs of globalization.

Catalog of Copyright Entries Third Series

Veronica , by Jane Dolinger . © Fleet Pub . Corp .; 1 Apr58 ; A414923 . KRONSTEIN , HEINRICH . Modern American antitrust law ; a guide to its domestic and foreign application , by Heinrich Kronstein and John T. Miller , Jr. , in ...

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Category: Copyright

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Includes Part 1, Number 2: Books and Pamphlets, Including Serials and Contributions to Periodicals (July - December)

Hispanic American Report

Jane Dolinger . GYPSIES OF THE PAMPA . New York . Fleet Publishing Company . 1958. Pp . 179. $ 3.95 . The reading public has had a surfeit of chatty but untrained women who seem to be in great demand today in the United States as ...

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The Head with the Long Yellow Hair

Jane Dolinger. 48 96 LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS Facing page 1 , 2. Guayaquil : ( above ) the market place where everything from lobster to monkeys and jungle birds may be bought 32 3 , 4. Passengers on the two - day train journey from ...

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Category: Ecuador

Page: 216

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Ancient Technology in Peru and Bolivia

Inca Gold, Jane Dolinger, 1968, Henry Regnery Co., Chicago. 16. Myths of Pre-Columbian America, Donald Mackenzie, 1923, Dover Books, New York (1996). 17. Strange Artifacts, William Corliss, 1974, The Sourcebook Project, Glen Arm, MD.

Author: David Hatcher Childress

Publisher: SCB Distributors

ISBN: 1935487981

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 368

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David Hatcher Childress, popular Lost Cities author and star of the History Channel’s long-running show Ancient Aliens, takes us to the mysterious ruins in the mountains of Peru and Bolivia in search of ancient technology and the secrets of megalith building. In his new book, packed with photos and diagrams, Childress examines the amazing stonecutting at Puma Punku, a site neighboring the ancient ruins of Tiwanaku near Lake Titicaca in Bolivia. He looks at whether the so-called “Inca walls”-found in Cuzco and at other sites such as Sacsayhuaman, Ollantaytambo and Machu Picchu-were really made by the Incas. The evidence seems to support the idea that they were actually constructed by a far older culture. Childress examines the megalithic construction and underground chambers of Chavin in the Cordillera Blanca of Peru, possibly the oldest megalithic site in South America. He also speculates on the existence of a sunken city in Lake Titicaca and reveals new evidence that the Sumerians may have arrived in South America over 4,000 years ago. Childress demonstrates that the use of “keystone cuts” with metal clamps poured into them to secure megalithic construction was an advanced technology used all over the world, from the Andes to Egypt, Greece and Southeast Asia. He maintains that only power tools could have made the intricate articulation and drill holes found in extremely hard granite and basalt blocks in Bolivia and Peru, and that the megalith builders had to have had advanced methods for moving and stacking gigantic blocks of stone, some weighing over 100 tons. The incredible high-tech world of South America is illuminated in the informative and breezy style for which Childress has always been known. Chapters in the book include: The Lost World of South America; The Enigma of Ancient Technology; Ancient Technology at Tiwanaku and Puma Punku; The Sumerian Mining Complex at Tiwanaku; Mysteries of Lake Titicaca and the Towers; Ancient Technology in Cuzco; The Megaliths of Ollantaytambo; Did the Incas Build Machu Picchu?; and more!

Unbuttoning America

Jane Dolinger, known to fans for her cheesecake “pinups” as much as for her globetrotting adventure stories, shared the spotlight with Rinehart Publishing's hot new prospect, the stout Mrs. Thyra Ferré Björn, whose book Papa's Wife ...

Author: Ardis Cameron

Publisher: Cornell University Press

ISBN: 080145610X

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 240

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In this lively account of the writing, publication, and legacy of the 1956 bestselling novel, "Peyton Place," Ardis Cameron tells how the story of a patricide in a small New England village became a cultural phenomenon.

The Fabric of Resistance

See as examples Jane Dolinger, Gypsies of the Pampa (New York: Fleet Publishing, 1958); Carlos Mendívil Duarte, Los Morochucos y Ayacucho tradicional (Lima: La Confianza, 1968); Manuel J. Pozo, Lo que hizo Huamanga por la independencia, ...

Author: Di Hu

Publisher: University of Alabama Press

ISBN: 0817321152

Category: History

Page: 249

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""The Fabric of Resistance" documents the impact of Spanish colonial institutions of labor on identity and social cohesion in Peru. Through archaeological and historical lines of evidence, it examines the long-term social conditions that enabled the large-scale rebellions in the late Spanish colonial period in Peru (1780s-1820s). Hu argues that, despite the Spanish government's emphasis on divide-and-control, workers of diverse backgrounds actively resisted proscriptions against intercaste mixing. This cultural mixing underpinned the coordinated nature of late colonial rebellions. Archaeological perspectives are lacking on what were the largest and most cosmopolitan indigenous-led rebellions of the Americas, so this book fills an important gap and provides fresh perspectives and arguments on a perennially important subject"--

Authors in the News

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Category: Authors, American

Page: 330

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A compilation of news stories and feature articles from American newspapers and magazines covering writers and other members of the communications media.

The Jungle is a Woman

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Category: Amazonas (Peru)

Page: 225

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The author's experiences as an explorer's secretary and Girl Friday, during six months in a South American jungle.