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The Resource La ciudad perdida de Z, David Grann ; traducción de Nuria Salinas Villar

La ciudad perdida de Z, David Grann ; traducción de Nuria Salinas Villar

Label
La ciudad perdida de Z
Title
La ciudad perdida de Z
Statement of responsibility
David Grann ; traducción de Nuria Salinas Villar
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
Summary
After stumbling upon a hidden trove of diaries, New Yorker writer David Grann set out to solve "the greatest exploration mystery of the twentieth century": what happened to British explorer Percy Fawcett. In 1925 Fawcett ventured into the Amazon to find an ancient civilization. For centuries Europeans believed the world's largest jungle concealed the glittering El Dorado. Thousands had died looking for it, leaving many convinced that the Amazon was truly inimical to humankind. But Fawcett had spent years building his scientific case. Captivating the imagination of millions, he embarked with his 21-year-old son, determined to prove that this ancient civilization--which he dubbed "Z"--existed. Then he and his expedition vanished. Fawcett's fate--and the clues he left behind--became an obsession for hundreds who followed him. As Grann delved deeper into Fawcett's mystery, and the greater mystery of the Amazon, he found himself irresistibly drawn into the "green hell."--From publisher description
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
JTE
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Grann, David
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
F2546 .G74718 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Salinas Villar, Nuria
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Amazon River Region
  • El Dorado
  • Fawcett, Percy Harrison
  • Fawcett, Percy Harrison
  • Grann, David
  • Explorers
  • Spanish language materials
Label
La ciudad perdida de Z, David Grann ; traducción de Nuria Salinas Villar
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of: The lost city of Z : a tale of deadly obsession in the Amazon
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Volveremos -- La desaparición -- Comienza la búsqueda -- Tesoro enterrado -- Donde no llegaban los mapas -- El discípulo -- Helado liofilizado y calcetines para la adrenalina -- Camino del Amazonas -- Los documentos secretos -- El infierno verde -- El Dead Horse Camp -- En manos de los dioses -- Rescate -- La teoría de Z -- El Dorado -- La caja fuerte -- El mundo entero está loco -- Una obsesión científica -- Una pista inesperada -- No temas -- El último testigo ocular -- Vivo o muerto -- Los restos del coronel -- El otro mundo -- Z
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1a edición.
Extent
410 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780307476180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn608305963
  • 611891
Label
La ciudad perdida de Z, David Grann ; traducción de Nuria Salinas Villar
Publication
Note
Translation of: The lost city of Z : a tale of deadly obsession in the Amazon
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Volveremos -- La desaparición -- Comienza la búsqueda -- Tesoro enterrado -- Donde no llegaban los mapas -- El discípulo -- Helado liofilizado y calcetines para la adrenalina -- Camino del Amazonas -- Los documentos secretos -- El infierno verde -- El Dead Horse Camp -- En manos de los dioses -- Rescate -- La teoría de Z -- El Dorado -- La caja fuerte -- El mundo entero está loco -- Una obsesión científica -- Una pista inesperada -- No temas -- El último testigo ocular -- Vivo o muerto -- Los restos del coronel -- El otro mundo -- Z
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1a edición.
Extent
410 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780307476180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn608305963
  • 611891

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