Monday, 1 June 2020

In memoriam: Miloslav Stingl - Czech traveller, ethnographer and chief of Indian tribe

Radio Prague |
15 May 2020

The legendary Czech traveller, ethnographer and writer Miloslav Stingl has died at the age of 89. During his lifetime, Mr Stingl visited 151 countries, recording his experiences in more than 40 books, which influenced generations of readers. His main focus of interest was the life and rituals of indigenous peoples, such as the Mayas, Polynesians and Inuits.