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Lagoon-islands. Llama or guanaco, habits of. Some weeks afterwards, happening to pass late in the evening by anouthouse, he saw and heard one of his men reading the Bible withdifficulty by the light of the fire, to the others. In an instant theIndians mounted their horses, and galloped out of sight. Theygenerally prefer running against the wind; yet at the first startthey expand their wings, and like a vessel make all sail. The equable, humid, and windy climate of Tierra del Fuego extends,with only a small increase of heat, for many degrees along the westcoast of the continent. Chalk-like mud. Nearly all the natives understand a little English--that is, theyknow the names of common things; and by the aid of this, togetherwith signs, a lame sort of conversation could be carried on. Falkland Islands. Wefollowed the course of the river, occasionally passing a fewhovels, and patches of ground cleared out of the otherwise unbrokenforest; and sometimes meeting a canoe with an Indian family.
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  • Winter '16
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  • Pound sterling, Buenos Aires, Tierra del Fuego, Falkland Islands

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