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The Resource Jungle of stone : the true story of two men, their extraordinary journey, and the discovery of the lost civilization of the Maya, William Carlsen

Jungle of stone : the true story of two men, their extraordinary journey, and the discovery of the lost civilization of the Maya, William Carlsen

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Jungle of stone : the true story of two men, their extraordinary journey, and the discovery of the lost civilization of the Maya
Title
Jungle of stone : the true story of two men, their extraordinary journey, and the discovery of the lost civilization of the Maya
Statement of responsibility
William Carlsen
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the true story of the nineteenth-century rediscovery of the Mayan civilization by American ambassador John Lloyd Stephens and British architect Frederick Catherwood, illuminating how their findings profoundly changed Western understandings about human history
Cataloging source
RECBK
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1945-
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Carlsen, William
Dewey number
  • 972.81/0160922
  • [B]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F1435
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Recorded Books, Inc
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  • Catherwood, Frederick
  • Stephens, John L
  • Catherwood, Frederick
  • Stephens, John L
  • Mayas
  • Archaeological expeditions
  • Archaeological expeditions
  • Explorers
  • Explorers
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Adventurers & Explorers
  • Archaeological expeditions
  • Explorers
  • Mayas
  • Central America
  • Mexico
Label
Jungle of stone : the true story of two men, their extraordinary journey, and the discovery of the lost civilization of the Maya, William Carlsen
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part One. Expedition. South, 1839 ; Upriver ; Mico Mountain ; Passport ; Monkeys like the wind -- Stephens -- Part Two. Politics. Ruins ; Carrera ; War ; Malaria ; Crisis at hand ; Reunion -- Catherwood -- part Three. Archaeology. Journey into the past ; Palenque ; Uxmal ; "Magnificent" ; Yucatán ; London ; Discoveries ; Chichén Itzá ; Tuloom ; Home -- The Maya -- Part Four. Friends. Views of ancient monuments ; Steam ; Panama ; Crossing the Isthmus ; Together again ; Missing
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062407429
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps.
Publisher number
EB00614107
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
B8F7E0E8-A0FE-4739-A67D-88D9E645B2FE
System control number
  • 947810420
  • (OCoLC)947810420
Label
Jungle of stone : the true story of two men, their extraordinary journey, and the discovery of the lost civilization of the Maya, William Carlsen
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part One. Expedition. South, 1839 ; Upriver ; Mico Mountain ; Passport ; Monkeys like the wind -- Stephens -- Part Two. Politics. Ruins ; Carrera ; War ; Malaria ; Crisis at hand ; Reunion -- Catherwood -- part Three. Archaeology. Journey into the past ; Palenque ; Uxmal ; "Magnificent" ; Yucatán ; London ; Discoveries ; Chichén Itzá ; Tuloom ; Home -- The Maya -- Part Four. Friends. Views of ancient monuments ; Steam ; Panama ; Crossing the Isthmus ; Together again ; Missing
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062407429
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps.
Publisher number
EB00614107
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
B8F7E0E8-A0FE-4739-A67D-88D9E645B2FE
System control number
  • 947810420
  • (OCoLC)947810420

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