Thrilling adventure novel. A zoologist ventures into the deep jungles of Pamana and is kidnapped by a local Indian tribe in an attempt to protect their land. This novel reveals the relationship between the Indian people, their land and its animals. You feel as if you are seeing through their eyes. There is mystery at every turn as the hapless hero zoologist travels up the Chepo river in an attempt to escape certain death. He discovers his fate inside a forgotten pyramid used by shamans.