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THE LOST CITY OF Z A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon

By: Grann, David

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Vintage Books: 2009

Seller ID: 146038

ISBN: 1400078458

Condition: Near Fine


A "New York Times," "USA Today," "Wall Street Journal," "Washington Post," "Boston Globe," "San Francisco Chronicle," "Los Angeles Times," and "Denver Post" Bestseller In 1925, the legendary British explorer Percy Fawcett ventured into the Amazon jungle, in search of a fabled civilization. He never returned. Over the years countless perished trying to find evidence of his party and the place he called "The Lost City of Z." In this masterpiece of narrative nonfiction, journalist David Grann interweaves the spellbinding stories of Fawcett's quest for "Z" and his own journey into the deadly j... View more info

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1493 Uncovering the New World Columbus Created

By: Mann, Charles C

Price: $14.36

Publisher: Vintage Books: 2011

Seller ID: 142555

ISBN: 0307278247

Condition: New


A deeply engaging new history of how European settlements in the post-Colombian Americas shaped the world, from the bestselling author of "1491." Presenting the latest research by biologists, anthropologists, archaeologists, and historians, Mann shows how the post-Columbian network of ecological and economic exchange fostered the rise of Europe, devastated imperial China, convulsed Africa, and for two centuries made Mexico City--where Asia, Europe, and the new frontier of the Americas dynamically interacted--the center of the world. In this history, Mann uncovers the germ of today's fierces... View more info

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1493 Uncovering the New World Columbus Created

By: Mann, Charles C

Price: $14.36

Publisher: Vintage Books: 2011

Seller ID: 142556

ISBN: 0307278247

Condition: New


A deeply engaging new history of how European settlements in the post-Colombian Americas shaped the world, from the bestselling author of "1491." Presenting the latest research by biologists, anthropologists, archaeologists, and historians, Mann shows how the post-Columbian network of ecological and economic exchange fostered the rise of Europe, devastated imperial China, convulsed Africa, and for two centuries made Mexico City--where Asia, Europe, and the new frontier of the Americas dynamically interacted--the center of the world. In this history, Mann uncovers the germ of today's fierces... View more info

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1493 Uncovering the New World Columbus Created

By: Mann, Charles C

Price: $14.36

Publisher: Vintage Books: 2011

Seller ID: 142557

ISBN: 0307278247

Condition: New


A deeply engaging new history of how European settlements in the post-Colombian Americas shaped the world, from the bestselling author of "1491." Presenting the latest research by biologists, anthropologists, archaeologists, and historians, Mann shows how the post-Columbian network of ecological and economic exchange fostered the rise of Europe, devastated imperial China, convulsed Africa, and for two centuries made Mexico City--where Asia, Europe, and the new frontier of the Americas dynamically interacted--the center of the world. In this history, Mann uncovers the germ of today's fierces... View more info

ODYSSEY, PATAGONIA TO THE ANTARCTIC

By: Seider, Norman

Price: $55.99

Publisher: Perpetua Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 135294

ISBN: 0974231320

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardcover in DJ with light edge wear, no tears or chips. No apparent marks or writing. No remainder mark, not price-clipped. First Edition. Oversized. No International or Priority shipping for this heavy and/ or large sized book. ; 11.25 x 11.25 View more info