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

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

Label
The lost city of Z : a tale of deadly obsession in the Amazon
Title
The lost city of Z
Title remainder
a tale of deadly obsession in the Amazon
Statement of responsibility
David Grann
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Indies' Choice Book Awards, Adult Nonfiction, 2010.
  • ALA Notable Book, 2010.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2009
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
286352
Cataloging source
DLC
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Grann, David
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F2546
LC item number
.G747 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fawcett, Percy Harrison
  • Fawcett, Percy Harrison
  • Grann, David
  • El Dorado
  • Explorers
  • Amazon River Region
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a tale of deadly obsession in the Amazon
Label
The lost city of Z : a tale of deadly obsession in the Amazon, David Grann
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 315-326) 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
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 339 p.
Isbn
9780385513531
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2008017432
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 2008017432
  • (OCoLC)226038067
Label
The lost city of Z : a tale of deadly obsession in the Amazon, David Grann
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 315-326) 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
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 339 p.
Isbn
9780385513531
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2008017432
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 2008017432
  • (OCoLC)226038067

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