The Resource The beast in the jungle, Louis Bayard

The beast in the jungle, Louis Bayard

Label
The beast in the jungle
Title
The beast in the jungle
Statement of responsibility
Louis Bayard
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
April 1914. Former US President Theodore Roosevelt and his son Kermit have embarked on a dangerous expedition down an uncharted river in the Brazilian Amazon. Threatened as they are by disease, drowning and starvation, an even greater peril awaits them when they are captured by a local Indian tribe, the mysterious Cinta Larga, and forced to hunt for a savage creature laying waste to the jungle's inhabitants. In their search for the elusive beast, they find unexpected allies in a young mother and her half-caste child. But with hopes, dreams and lives at stake, father and son must confront the fissures in their own relationship and the dark secrets from their shared past. This exciting psychological thriller, inspired by actual historical events and figures, charts an audacious journey through the Amazonian heart of darkness and explores the demons that live within and without
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
  • maps
  • genealogical tables
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
adult
The beast in the jungle, Louis Bayard
Label
The beast in the jungle, Louis Bayard
Publication
Copyright
Note
Map and family tree by Laura Hartman Maestro --Title page verso
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • cartographic image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • sti
  • cri
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
15390473
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Extent
299 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781848542341
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map, genealogical table
System control number
  • (Sirsi) RO649370
  • (OCoLC)830370324
  • (AuCNLKIN)000052815937
  • (OCoLC)830370324
  • (Nz-Kotui)2338998

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