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The Lost City of Z

A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon

The Lost City of Z( )
Author: Grann, David
ISBN:978-0-385-51353-1
Publication Date:Feb 2009
Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Imprint:Doubleday
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $27.50
Book Description:

A grand mystery reaching back centuries. A sensational disappearance that made headlines around the world. A quest for truth that leads to death, madness or disappearance for those who seek to solve it. The Lost City of Z is a blockbuster adventure narrative about what lies beneath the impenetrable jungle canopy of the Amazon. After stumbling upon a hidden trove of diaries, acclaimed New Yorker writer David Grann set out to solve "the greatest...
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Book Details
Pages:352
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Adventurers & Explorers
History / Latin America / South America
Travel / South America / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.4 x 9.6 x 1.2 Inches
Book Weight:1.45 Pounds
Author Biography
Grann, David (Author)
David Grann is a staff writer at The New Yorker. He graduated from Connecticut College in 1989, and earned a master's degree in international relations from the Fletcher School of Law & Diplomacy and a master's degree from Boston College in creative writing. He has written for The New York Times Magazine, The Atlantic, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, and The New Republic. His stories have been published in numerous anthologies of American writing. His books include The Devil and Sherlock Holmes, The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon which won the Indies Choice award for the best nonfiction book of 2009, and Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI.

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