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River of darkness

Buddy Levy

River of darkness

Francisco Orellana"s legendary voyage of death and discovery down the Amazon

by Buddy Levy

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Published by Bantam Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Discovery and exploration,
  • Spanish

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementBuddy Levy
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE125.O6 L48 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 324 p., [8] p. of plates
    Number of Pages324
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27125737M
    ISBN 100553807501
    ISBN 109780553807509
    LC Control Number2010041849
    OCLC/WorldCa635461055

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