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The Resource Walking the Amazon : 860 days --one step at a time, Ed Stafford

Walking the Amazon : 860 days --one step at a time, Ed Stafford

Label
Walking the Amazon : 860 days --one step at a time
Title
Walking the Amazon
Title remainder
860 days --one step at a time
Statement of responsibility
Ed Stafford
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the author's quest to walk the entire length of the Amazon River, offering details on the effects of deforestation and his encounters with both vicious animals and tribal members with machetes
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stafford, Ed
Dewey number
918.11
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV199.45.A45
LC item number
S73 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stafford, Ed
  • Hiking
  • Amazon River Region
Target audience
adult
Label
Walking the Amazon : 860 days --one step at a time, Ed Stafford
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Peru and the source of the Amazon. Conception to birth -- The search for the source of the Amazon -- Descending the deepest canyon in the world -- The Red Zone. The Red Zone -- The Ashaninkas -- Gadiel 'Cho' Sanchez Rivera -- The dark march to Colombia. 'Look after your gringo or we'll cut his head off' -- Depression -- Recovery in Iquitos -- The drugs-trafficking trail to Colombia -- Brazil. Entering Brazil -- Starvation -- 'Cuando hay-hay. Cuando no hay-no hay' -- Dedication -- 'He doesn't talk much, the gringo' -- The sprint finish
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
319 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780452298262
Isbn Type
: PAP
Lccn
2012010986
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn783861939
  • (OCoLC)783861939
  • 582394
Label
Walking the Amazon : 860 days --one step at a time, Ed Stafford
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Peru and the source of the Amazon. Conception to birth -- The search for the source of the Amazon -- Descending the deepest canyon in the world -- The Red Zone. The Red Zone -- The Ashaninkas -- Gadiel 'Cho' Sanchez Rivera -- The dark march to Colombia. 'Look after your gringo or we'll cut his head off' -- Depression -- Recovery in Iquitos -- The drugs-trafficking trail to Colombia -- Brazil. Entering Brazil -- Starvation -- 'Cuando hay-hay. Cuando no hay-no hay' -- Dedication -- 'He doesn't talk much, the gringo' -- The sprint finish
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
319 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780452298262
Isbn Type
: PAP
Lccn
2012010986
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn783861939
  • (OCoLC)783861939
  • 582394

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