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"Mainu" is an alternate spelling of Maina, one of the three main dialects of the Achuar-Shiwiar-Maina language.
Here are links to our webpages about the Mainu tribe and language:
The Achuar people
Here are links to some online resources about the Mainu tribe:
Catholic Encyclopedia: Maina Indians
Los Maynas (Spanish-language text)
Books about the Mainus
Here are a few good books about the Mainu tribe:
In the Society of Nature
The Achuar of the Pastaza River
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