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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

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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
Title variation
mapmakers wife
Title variation remainder
a true tale of love, murder, and survival in the Amazon
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Relates the eighteenth-century story of Jean Godin and his wife, Isabel, stranded at opposite ends of the Amazon River after Jean's epic exploration of South America, and describes Isabel's journey to reunite with her husband
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Summary
Relates the eighteenth-century story of Jean Godin and his wife, Isabel, stranded at opposite ends of the Amazon River after Jean's epic exploration of South America, and describes Isabel's journey to reunite with her husband
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2004.
Action
digitized
Biography type
individual biography
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156446
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Dewey number
  • 981/.1032/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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True
Series statement
Art of Mentoring
Target audience
adult
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a true tale of love, murder, and survival in the Amazon
Label
The mapmaker's wife : a true tale of love, murder, and survival in the Amazon, Robert Whitaker
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=257&titleID=2188957
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Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-337) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
black and white
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
Control code
ocn607189773
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unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 352 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780786741847
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Publisher number
EB00603723
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
41989503-9D17-4F8F-B4AD-A8B325EF9752
System control number
(OCoLC)607189773
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The mapmaker's wife : a true tale of love, murder, and survival in the Amazon, Robert Whitaker
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=257&titleID=2188957
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-337) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
black and white
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
Control code
ocn607189773
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 352 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780786741847
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Publisher number
EB00603723
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
41989503-9D17-4F8F-B4AD-A8B325EF9752
System control number
(OCoLC)607189773
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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