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Savage Harvest
Savage Harvest A Tale of Cannibals, Colonialism, and Michael Rockefeller's Tragic Quest for Primitive Art By Hoffman, Carl Book - 2014 995.1 H6992s 2014 Available in some locations Holds: 7 on 18 copies

Annotation:The mysterious disappearance of Michael Rockefeller in remote New Guinea in 1961 has kept the world, and even Michael's powerful, influential family, guessing for years. Now, Carl Hoffman uncovers startling new evidence that finally tells the full, astonishing story.

Bisj-poles Sculptures From the Rain Forest By Zee, Pauline van der Book - 2007 736.4981 Z43b 2007 Available in some locations

Annotation:A richly illustrated essay on the exceptional sculptures from the Asmat people in Papua New Guinea . See for yourself the infamous bisj-poles that Michael Rockefeller sought to collect in his travels.

America's Medicis
America's Medicis The Rockefellers and Their Astonishing Cultural Legacy By Loebl, Suzanne Book - 2010 708.00922 R6824L 2010 Available in some locations

Annotation:Erudite and engaging, America's Medicis is a remarkable account of the twentieth-century American art world and the extraordinary family at its center.

Keep the River on your Right
Keep the River on your Right A Modern Cannibal Tale DVD - 2000 DVD 985.004 KEEP Available in some locations

Annotation:Anthropologist and gay activist, Tobias Schneebaum recounts the time he spent among cannibalistic tribes in Peru in the 1960s and returns to New Guinea, where he lived in the 1970s, to visit his Asmat family

The King of America
The King of America A Novel By Gillison, Samantha Book - 2004 FICTION GILLISON All copies in use Availability details

Annotation:Stephen Hesse, son to one of America's wealthiest men, travels to the strange and distant world of Netherlands New Guinea as an art collector for his father's museum in hopes of earning professional standing and guarantee him a lasting place in his father’s esteem. Sound familiar? It's based on the mysterious disappearance of Michael Rockefeller.

Among the Cannibals
Among the Cannibals Adventures on the Trail of Man's Darkest Ritual By Raffaele, Paul Book - 2008 394.9 R136a 2008 Available in some locations

Annotation:In Among the Cannibals travel writer Paul Raffaele journeys to the far corners of the globe to discover participants in this mysterious and disturbing practice.

The Asmat of New Guinea
The Asmat of New Guinea The Journal of Michael Clark Rockefeller By Rockefeller, Michael Clark Book - 1967 i e 1968 R- 919.5 R68a In-library use only in some locations

Annotation:View the photographs and read Michael Rockefeller's field notes from his fateful expedition among the Asmat.

The Search for Michael Rockefeller
The Search for Michael Rockefeller By Machlin, Milt Book - 2000 919.53 M149s 2000 Available in some locations

Annotation:In "The Search for Michael Rockefeller," Machlin recounts his fascinating adventures in pursuit of the truth of the young scion's fate. Against a jungle backdrop of strange "cargo cult" beliefs, "payback" revenge-killings, and cannibalism, Machlin spins his exciting tale with late-night, round-the-campfire brio.

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