A pygmy is a member of an ethnic group whose average height is unusually short
; anthropologists define pygmy as a member of any group where adult men are ...
There are many different 'Pygmy' peoples living across a huge area of central
Africa. The 'Pygmies' are forest dwellers, and know the forest, its plants and its ...
Pygmy Peoples from Central Africa: culture and music of the African rainforest
hunter-gatherers, commonly called Pygmies, from the fieldwork of the ...
Pygmy, in anthropology, member of any human group whose adult males grow to
less than 59 inches (150 cm) in average height. A member of a slightly taller ...
But, being the son of Mother Earth, as they likewise were, the Giant gave them his brotherly kindness, and loved them with as big a love as it was possible to feel for creatures so very small. I have come hither because this is my most convenient road to the garden of ... More »
Equatorial Africa's rain forests have sustained Pygmies for millennia. Now other
peoples are competing for the forests' resources, displacing the Pygmies.
About the Pygmy people who live in central and western Africa, the Democratic
Republic of Congo, Congo, Cameroon, Gabon, Central African Republic, ...
Comparative height of a Pygmy man (right) and a European man (left). .... The
Baka. The Baka Pygmies inhabit the rain forests of Cameroon, Congo, and
Characterised by their small stature, pygmies are predominantly members of
hunter-gatherer communities living in equatorial rainforests across Central Africa.
Aug 18, 2014 ... Pygmy traits independently evolved many times among different peoples around
the world, because shorter heights may have helped them live ...