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River of darkness : Francisco Orellana's legendary voyage of death and discovery down the Amazon / Buddy Levy.

Levy, Buddy, 1960- (Author).

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  • 5 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greenwood PL - Greenwood 981.01 LEV (Text) 36626103248555 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library 981.01 LEVY (Text) 37500004354268 Nonfiction Available -
North Webster Comm. PL - North Webster 981.01 LEV (Text) 72436000085477 Adult nonfiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 981.01 Levy (Text) 31208911276816 non-fiction Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 981.1 LEVY (Text) 33946002554918 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780553807509 (acid-free paper)
  • ISBN: 0553807501 (acid-free paper)
  • Physical Description: 324 pages,8 unnumbered pages of plates ; 24 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, [2011]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: A confluence of conquistadors -- Birth of the golden dream -- Into the Andes -- El Barco and the San Pedro -- The split -- The plight of Gonzalo Pizarro -- St. Eulalia's confluence : the Amazon -- The Victoria -- River of darkness, brothers of doom -- The assassination of Francisco Pizarro -- On the Maranon to the realm of Machiparo -- Among the Omagua -- Big Blackwater River -- Encountering the Amazons -- The Trumpeter's tale -- Tides of change and a sweetwater sea -- The homeward reach -- The last stand of the last Pizarro -- The expedition to New Andalusia : return to the Amazon.
Summary, etc.: From the acclaimed author of "Conquistador" comes this thrilling account of one of history's greatest adventures of discovery--the true story of a legendary sixteenth-century explorer and his death-defying navigation of the Amazon.
Subject: Orellana, Francisco de, -approximately 1546.
Amazon River Region > Discovery and exploration > Spanish.

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