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ZAPAROS

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Originally appearing in Volume V28, Page 959 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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ZAPAROS, a tribe or group of tribes of South American Indians of the river Napo. They occupy some 12,000 sq. m. between the Napo and the Pastaza. Their only industries are hammock plaiting and fishing-net weaving. Polygamy is general. They wear a long skirt of bark fibre.
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