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The Resource Life and death in the Andes : on the trail of bandits, heroes, and revolutionaries, Kim MacQuarrie

Life and death in the Andes : on the trail of bandits, heroes, and revolutionaries, Kim MacQuarrie

Label
Life and death in the Andes : on the trail of bandits, heroes, and revolutionaries
Title
Life and death in the Andes
Title remainder
on the trail of bandits, heroes, and revolutionaries
Statement of responsibility
Kim MacQuarrie
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Kim MacQuarrie tells great stories of South America's history, from Butch Cassidy to Che Guevara to cocaine king Pablo Escobar to the last survivor of an Indian tribe, all of these stories set in the Andes Mountains"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
MacQuarrie, Kim
Dewey number
980
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F2212
LC item number
.M25 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Outlaws
  • Heroes
  • Revolutionaries
  • Death
  • Andes Region
  • Andes Region
  • Andes Region
  • Andes Region
Label
Life and death in the Andes : on the trail of bandits, heroes, and revolutionaries, Kim MacQuarrie
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223112572202
  • 31223112572186
  • 31223112572194
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [387]-398) 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
Chapters & Countries Where Stories Take Place -- 1. The Hunt for Pablo Escobar and the Search For El Dorado (Colombia) -- 2. Evolution & Denial in the Galapagos (Ecuador) -- 3. Death in the Andes : The Capture of Peru's Shining Path Leader, Abimael Guzman (Peru) -- 4. The Rise & Fall of Hiram Bingham, Controversial Discoverer of Machu Picchu (Peru) -- 5. Ice Maidens, Volcanoes & Incas (Peru) -- 6. The Kon-Tiki Voyage, White Gods, and the Floating Islands of Titicaca Lake (Peru and Bolivia) -- 7. The End of Che Guevara (Bolivia) -- 8. The Final Days of Butch Cassidy & the Sundance Kid (Bolivia) -- 9. Darwin, the Last Yámana, and the Uttermost Part of the Earth (Chile & Argentina)
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xx, 427 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781439168899
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2015017288
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • 919451696
  • (OCoLC)919451696
Label
Life and death in the Andes : on the trail of bandits, heroes, and revolutionaries, Kim MacQuarrie
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223112572202
  • 31223112572186
  • 31223112572194
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [387]-398) 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
Chapters & Countries Where Stories Take Place -- 1. The Hunt for Pablo Escobar and the Search For El Dorado (Colombia) -- 2. Evolution & Denial in the Galapagos (Ecuador) -- 3. Death in the Andes : The Capture of Peru's Shining Path Leader, Abimael Guzman (Peru) -- 4. The Rise & Fall of Hiram Bingham, Controversial Discoverer of Machu Picchu (Peru) -- 5. Ice Maidens, Volcanoes & Incas (Peru) -- 6. The Kon-Tiki Voyage, White Gods, and the Floating Islands of Titicaca Lake (Peru and Bolivia) -- 7. The End of Che Guevara (Bolivia) -- 8. The Final Days of Butch Cassidy & the Sundance Kid (Bolivia) -- 9. Darwin, the Last Yámana, and the Uttermost Part of the Earth (Chile & Argentina)
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xx, 427 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781439168899
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2015017288
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • 919451696
  • (OCoLC)919451696

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