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The Resource Mother of God : an extraordinary journey into the uncharted tributaries of the western Amazon, Paul Rosolie

Mother of God : an extraordinary journey into the uncharted tributaries of the western Amazon, Paul Rosolie

Label
Mother of God : an extraordinary journey into the uncharted tributaries of the western Amazon
Title
Mother of God
Title remainder
an extraordinary journey into the uncharted tributaries of the western Amazon
Statement of responsibility
Paul Rosolie
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The explorer and conservationist relives his amazing odyssey exploring the heart of the most biodiversity-rich place on the planet -- the Madre de Dios (Mother of God) region of Peru, where the Amazon River begins its massive flow from the Andean mountain cloud forests into the lowland Amazon rainforest
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Mother of God : an extraordinary journey into the uncharted tributaries of the western Amazon, Paul Rosolie
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 307)
Contents
Introduction -- The age of innocence. The jaguar ; Restless ; Into the Amazon ; Jungle law ; The giant ; The basin of life ; The descent ; The wild gang ; Anaconderos ; The floating forest -- The battle of the Amazon. The other side ; The beached-whale paradox ; Storm solo ; Poaching poachers ; The launch ; The western gate ; At world's end ; The river
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 306 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780062259516
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)850180778
  • (OCoLC)ocn850180778
  • 657684
Label
Mother of God : an extraordinary journey into the uncharted tributaries of the western Amazon, Paul Rosolie
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 307)
Contents
Introduction -- The age of innocence. The jaguar ; Restless ; Into the Amazon ; Jungle law ; The giant ; The basin of life ; The descent ; The wild gang ; Anaconderos ; The floating forest -- The battle of the Amazon. The other side ; The beached-whale paradox ; Storm solo ; Poaching poachers ; The launch ; The western gate ; At world's end ; The river
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 306 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780062259516
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)850180778
  • (OCoLC)ocn850180778
  • 657684

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