Where the Spirits Dwell (Paperback)
An Odyssey in the Jungle of New Guinea
Grove Press, 9780802131669, 240pp.
Publication Date: March 8, 1994
Tobias Schneebaum here tells the remarkable story of his four years among the Asmat of New Guinea, a jungle-dwelling people rumored to have killed Michael Rockefeller. Instead of ferocious cannibals, Schneebaum found a regal, gentle people who freely accepted him and initiated him into a way of life no outsider had ever seen before.