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The Resource Ruthless river : love and survival by raft on the Amazon's relentless Madre de Dios, Holly FitzGerald

Ruthless river : love and survival by raft on the Amazon's relentless Madre de Dios, Holly FitzGerald

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Ruthless river : love and survival by raft on the Amazon's relentless Madre de Dios
Title
Ruthless river
Title remainder
love and survival by raft on the Amazon's relentless Madre de Dios
Statement of responsibility
Holly FitzGerald
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author describes how her honeymoon was cut short when her plane crashed in the jungles of Peru, forcing her and her husband to try to survive aboard a makeshift raft as they made their way down the Amazon River to civilization
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
FitzGerald, Holly Conklin
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Vintage departures
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • FitzGerald, Holly Conklin
  • FitzGerald, Holly Conklin
  • Amazon River Region
  • Amazon River
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Survival
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
  • TRAVEL / South America / Peru
  • TRAVEL / Special Interest / Adventure
  • Amazone (Fleuve)
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • Travel
  • Amazon River
  • Amazon River Region
Label
Ruthless river : love and survival by raft on the Amazon's relentless Madre de Dios, Holly FitzGerald
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Waiting -- The plane -- Jungle trail -- Sepa -- Prisoners -- Puerto Maldonado -- Finding a raft -- Launch day -- First day on the river -- The border -- Flying free -- The storm -- Where are we? -- The rains poured down -- Hope -- The logjam -- Dead tree -- Wrestling match -- Little balsa -- SOS -- High noon -- Swimming with Becky -- Log bed -- Quickmud -- Rant -- Desire -- Butterflies -- Little moments -- Bees -- What I want -- Epiphany -- Snails -- Like sticks -- My hero -- Marsh birds -- Rising fear -- Tiny frogs -- Time meshes -- Chasing the monkey -- Banana chips -- Barraca -- Maryknoll -- Riberalta -- Epilogue
Control code
964698292
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xii, 316 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780525432784
Lccn
2016037102
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 651, 655
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)964698292
Label
Ruthless river : love and survival by raft on the Amazon's relentless Madre de Dios, Holly FitzGerald
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Waiting -- The plane -- Jungle trail -- Sepa -- Prisoners -- Puerto Maldonado -- Finding a raft -- Launch day -- First day on the river -- The border -- Flying free -- The storm -- Where are we? -- The rains poured down -- Hope -- The logjam -- Dead tree -- Wrestling match -- Little balsa -- SOS -- High noon -- Swimming with Becky -- Log bed -- Quickmud -- Rant -- Desire -- Butterflies -- Little moments -- Bees -- What I want -- Epiphany -- Snails -- Like sticks -- My hero -- Marsh birds -- Rising fear -- Tiny frogs -- Time meshes -- Chasing the monkey -- Banana chips -- Barraca -- Maryknoll -- Riberalta -- Epilogue
Control code
964698292
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xii, 316 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780525432784
Lccn
2016037102
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 651, 655
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)964698292

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