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The Resource The lost city of Z : a legendary British explorer's deadly quest to uncover the secrets of the Amazon, David Grann

The lost city of Z : a legendary British explorer's deadly quest to uncover the secrets of the Amazon, David Grann

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The lost city of Z : a legendary British explorer's deadly quest to uncover the secrets of the Amazon
Title
The lost city of Z
Title remainder
a legendary British explorer's deadly quest to uncover the secrets of the Amazon
Statement of responsibility
David Grann
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
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
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286352
Cataloging source
NAP
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Grann, David
Dewey number
918.11
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fawcett, Percy Harrison
  • Fawcett, Percy Harrison
  • Grann, David
  • Explorers
  • El Dorado
  • Amazon River Region
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a tale of deadly obsession in the Amazon
Label
The lost city of Z : a legendary British explorer's deadly quest to uncover the secrets of the Amazon, David Grann
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
000043973623
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 339 p.
Isbn
9781847374790
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The lost city of Z : a legendary British explorer's deadly quest to uncover the secrets of the Amazon, David Grann
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
000043973623
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 339 p.
Isbn
9781847374790
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.

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