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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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Whitaker, Robert
Dewey number
  • 981/.1032/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F2546
LC item number
.W46 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Godin des Odonais, Isabelle de Grandmaison
  • Godin des Odonais, Jean
  • Mission géodésique (France)
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Amazon River Region
  • Ecuador
  • France
Label
The mapmaker's wife : a true tale of love, murder, and survival in the Amazon, Robert Whitaker
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0412/2003026902.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Control code
883098
Dimensions
24 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
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 883098
  • (Sirsi) 883098
  • (OCoLC)53939230
Label
The mapmaker's wife : a true tale of love, murder, and survival in the Amazon, Robert Whitaker
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0412/2003026902.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Control code
883098
Dimensions
24 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
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 883098
  • (Sirsi) 883098
  • (OCoLC)53939230

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