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
Summary
Details English explorer Percy Fawcett's exploration for a lost city in the jungles of South America and relates efforts made by the author and other individuals to find out what happened to him
Title
The lost city of Z
Creator
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
Subject
Genre
Story line
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
DLC
Dewey number
918.1/1046
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
F2546
LC item number
.G747 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
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a tale of deadly obsession in the Amazon
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a tale of deadly obsession in the Amazon
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David Grann
Label
The lost city of Z : a tale of deadly obsession in the Amazon, David Grann
Publication
Copyright
Note
Maps on endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-326) and index
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Content category
text
Content type code
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Content type MARC source
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Control code
18199092
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 339 pages
Isbn
9780385513531
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2008017432
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, color maps
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
18199092
System control number
(LHPL)307661

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