La Paz: Fundación Cultural Quipus, 1994. b/w and color plates, ports., illus., facs., diags., maps., chron., bibl., color pict. d.j. Item #70381
Photographic essay of the Jesuit missions of the Chiquita region by photographer McFarren while traveling around the region with his family with a section devoted to the festivity of San Ignacio de Moxos a extraordinary example of religious syncretism between Pre-Columbian and Christian traditions. Includes an introductory text with the history of the Jesuits in Bolivia during 2 centuries until their expulsion of Spanish territories, highlighting the region's evangelization process and their cultural and social contributions in Bolivia and Paraguay.