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Report on the Amazon Valley by Charles E. Akers (1912)

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Report on the Amazon Valley by Charles E. Akers (1912)

  • Author: Charles E. Akers
  • Publisher: Waterlow & Sons Limited
  • Copyright: 1912
  • Binding: Softcover
  • Pages: 190
  • Condition: Good
  • Genres: Sciences, Earth Sciences, Ecology

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Grey wraps, with black quarter cloth spine, are soiled and worn at all edges. P/O name in black marker to top of front. P/O name on title page located to Paris and dated 1913. Penciled bio note on author at title page. Chip to bottom right edge of preliminary pages. Interior foxed. Binding strong and tight. 18 pages of "Snapshots of the Amazon Valley" at back on glossy sheets. Includes letter from Akers, an expert on plantations and writer for the London Time, to Percival Farquhar. Farquhar hired Akers to compile this report on the Amazon resources. At that time, Farquhar is reported to have been the greatest private investor in Brazil and dreamed of a Latin American railroad empire. Extremely rare.

The Report includes: Characteristics of the Lower Amazon, Characteristics of the Upper Amazon, The Rubber Industry of the Amazon Valley, The Rubber Industry from a Brazilian Point of View, A Comparison of the Brazilian and Oriental Rubber Industries, The Cacao Industry of the Amazon Valley, Pastoral Industry: Cattle and Other Livestock, Practical Measures for the Development of Industrial Enterprise in the Amazon Valley, Washing Scrap Rubber, and Translation of Recent Laws Affecting the Brazilian Rubber Industry.

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