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The mapmaker's wife : a true tale of love, murder, and survival in the Amazon / Robert Whitaker.

Whitaker, Robert. (Author).
Book Book (c2004.)
Description: xiv, 352 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Publisher: New York, NY : Basic Books, c2004.
12 of 13 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 current holds with 13 total copies.
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  • ISBN: 0738208086
  • Edition: 1st ed.
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (p. 329-337) and index.
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.

Citation:

Whitaker, Robert. "The mapmaker's wife : a true tale of love, murder, and survival in the Amazon." New York, NY : Basic Books, 2004.

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