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The Resource Andes, Michael Jacobs

Andes, Michael Jacobs

Label
Andes
Title
Andes
Statement of responsibility
Michael Jacobs
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-2014
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jacobs, Michael
Dewey number
918.04
Index
index present
LC call number
F2212
LC item number
.J33 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Andes
  • Jacobs, Michael
Label
Andes, Michael Jacobs
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Granta, 2010
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Pt. 1. The view from afar -- How it all began -- Cabinets of curiosities -- pt. 2. The tropics -- Hotel Humboldt -- Distant mountains -- Bolívar's dream -- Bolívar, mirror of the Andes -- Nevado the dog -- Delirium -- The consolation of plants -- To the enchanted lake -- pt. 3. The centre -- Journeys to the middle of the world -- Andean baroque -- Climbing the volcanoes -- Lost treasures -- Heart of the Andes -- Ancient roads -- Omens -- Extreme adversities -- And the mountains came to the city -- Blood fiesta -- Shining paths -- Resurrection -- Villages of the runaway Slaves -- pt. 4. The south -- Lengthening shadows -- Spain was here -- Where the Andes end
Control code
ocn670481613
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xi, 580 p.
Isbn
9781582437378
Lccn
2011012716
System control number
(OCoLC)670481613
Label
Andes, Michael Jacobs
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Granta, 2010
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Pt. 1. The view from afar -- How it all began -- Cabinets of curiosities -- pt. 2. The tropics -- Hotel Humboldt -- Distant mountains -- Bolívar's dream -- Bolívar, mirror of the Andes -- Nevado the dog -- Delirium -- The consolation of plants -- To the enchanted lake -- pt. 3. The centre -- Journeys to the middle of the world -- Andean baroque -- Climbing the volcanoes -- Lost treasures -- Heart of the Andes -- Ancient roads -- Omens -- Extreme adversities -- And the mountains came to the city -- Blood fiesta -- Shining paths -- Resurrection -- Villages of the runaway Slaves -- pt. 4. The south -- Lengthening shadows -- Spain was here -- Where the Andes end
Control code
ocn670481613
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xi, 580 p.
Isbn
9781582437378
Lccn
2011012716
System control number
(OCoLC)670481613

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