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The Resource The mapmaker's wife : a true tale of love, murder, and survival in the Amazon, Robert Whitaker

The mapmaker's wife : a true tale of love, murder, and survival in the Amazon, Robert Whitaker

Label
The mapmaker's wife : a true tale of love, murder, and survival in the Amazon
Title
The mapmaker's wife
Title remainder
a true tale of love, murder, and survival in the Amazon
Statement of responsibility
Robert Whitaker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 981/.1032/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The mapmaker's wife : a true tale of love, murder, and survival in the Amazon, Robert Whitaker
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-337) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A Sunday in 1769 -- Not quite round -- A daughter of Peru -- The mapmakers -- Voyage to Quito -- Measuring the baseline -- High-altitude science -- Death in the afternoon -- Marriage in Quito -- Down the Amazon -- A continent apart -- Lost on the Bobonaza -- Into the jungle -- Deliverance -- Saint Amand
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 352 pages
Isbn
9780738208084
Lccn
2003026902
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
588509
Label
The mapmaker's wife : a true tale of love, murder, and survival in the Amazon, Robert Whitaker
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-337) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A Sunday in 1769 -- Not quite round -- A daughter of Peru -- The mapmakers -- Voyage to Quito -- Measuring the baseline -- High-altitude science -- Death in the afternoon -- Marriage in Quito -- Down the Amazon -- A continent apart -- Lost on the Bobonaza -- Into the jungle -- Deliverance -- Saint Amand
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 352 pages
Isbn
9780738208084
Lccn
2003026902
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
588509

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