The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon
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In 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.
Look for David Grann’s new book, Killers of the Flower Moon, coming April 18, 2017.
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The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the AmazonUser Review - Staff - Book Verdict
To fully follow his story, Mitchell Zuckoff (Frozen in Time) helped fund the expedition to search for the Duck and traveled with the team to Greenland. David Grann decided to go to the jungles of the ... Read full review
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“The Lost City of Z” by David Grann is a non-fiction account of the author's trip to Brazil following the footsteps of previous explorers. The book is part character study, part history, part ... Read full review
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