Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.


Pampas, the name given to vast treeless plains lying south of the forests of the Amazon valley. They are for the most part covered with grass and enormous thistles, and herds of wild cattle and rodents called biscachas abound. [Guacho, Vaquero.]

“He is gracious; he shows mercy, not because we deserve mercy, but because he delights in mercy.”
–Thomas Watson, A Divine Cordial