American Indian culture
American Indian ancestors
Yanesha (Yaneshá, Yanesha')
"Yanesha" is an alternate name for the Amuesha, a Native American tribe of Peru.
Both names come from their own tribal language, but Yanesha (which means "we people")
is used by more of the people.
Here are links to our webpages about the Yanesha tribe and language:
Native South Americans
Tribes of the Amazon
Here are a few good books about the Yaneshas:
The Power of Love: Moral use of knowledge amongst the Amuesha
The Amuesha People of Central Peru
Languages of the Amazon
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