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Shiwiar-Maina: See Achuar

"Shiwiar-Maina" is a linguistic name referring to the South American language common to the Achuar, Shiwiar, and Maina tribes.

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Here are links to our webpages about the Shiwiar-Maina tribes and their language:

 Achuar
 Shiwiar culture
 Amazonian Natives
 Jivaroan tribes

Here are a few good books about the Shiwiar-Maina:
 In the Society of Nature
 The Achuar of the Pastaza River
 Crude Chronicles



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