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Revisiting my Pygmy Hosts

Nature volume 140, page 445 (11 September 1937) | Download Citation



AFTER two visits to the pygmies of the Congo in 1929 and 1930, Dr. Schebesta found himself constrained to pay them a third visit to obtain supplementary data. On this occasion his objective was in the area of Lake Albert and his hosts the Bambuti, as they call themselves. He has thus completed the tour of both the eastern and the western pygmies.

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