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The lost city of Z : a tale of deadly obsession in the Amazon, David Grann

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The lost city of Z : a tale of deadly obsession in the Amazon
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The lost city of Z
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a tale of deadly obsession in the Amazon
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David Grann
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Tale of deadly obsession in the Amazon
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eng
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Title
The lost city of Z
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Summary
Interweaves the story of British explorer Percy Fawcett, who vanished during a 1925 expedition into the Amazon to find an ancient civilization, with the author's own adventure-filled quest into the uncharted wilderness to uncover the mysteries surrounding Fawcett's final journey and the secrets of what really lies deep in the Amazon jungle
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Award
  • Indies' Choice Book Awards, Adult Nonfiction, 2010.
  • ALA Notable Book, 2010.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2009
Biography type
contains biographical information
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286352
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
918.11046
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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adult
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David Grann
The lost city of Z : a tale of deadly obsession in the Amazon, David Grann
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 327-383) and index
Contents
We shall return -- The vanishing -- The search begins -- Buried treasure -- Blank spots on the map -- The disciple -- Freeze-dried ice cream and adrenaline socks -- Into the Amazon -- The secret papers -- The green hell -- Dead Horse Camp -- In the hands of the gods -- Ransom -- The case for Z -- El Dorado -- The locked box -- The whole world is mad -- A scientific obsession -- An unexpected clue -- Have no fear -- The last eyewitness -- Dead or alive -- The colonel's bones -- The other world -- Z
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ocn326533874
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Dimensions
21 cm.
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Edition
1st Vintage Departures ed.
Extent
xi, 400 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781400078455
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.

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