The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon
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The #1 New York Times bestseller from the author of Killers of the Flower MoonIn 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 jungle, as he unravels the greatest exploration mystery of the twentieth century.
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02/24/2009
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David Grann. (2009). The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon. Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.

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