In the morning before leaving we meet on the terrace of the little hotel restaurant called Eusebio (Figure 2.2). We are in the center of Boa Vista, a rather rough frontier town where the garimperos sell the gold that they have extracted by shovel, by mercury, by gun, from the forest and from the Yanomami. (Latour 1999:27)
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