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Ruthless river : love and survival by raft on the Amazon's relentless Madre de Dios, Holly FitzGerald

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Ruthless river : love and survival by raft on the Amazon's relentless Madre de Dios
Title
Ruthless river
Title remainder
love and survival by raft on the Amazon's relentless Madre de Dios
Statement of responsibility
Holly FitzGerald
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Language
eng
Summary
"Holly FitzGerald and her husband, Fitz married less than two years set out on a yearlong honeymoon adventure of a lifetime, backpacking around the world. Five months into the trip their plane crash lands in Peru at a penal colony walled in by jungle, and their blissfully romantic journey turns into a terrifying nonstop labyrinth of escape and survival. On a small, soon-ravaged raft that quickly becomes their entire universe through dangerous waters alive with deadly animals and fish, their only choice: to continue on, despite the rush of insects swarming them by day, the sounds of encroaching predators at night. Without food or means of communication, with no one to hear their cries for help or on a search-and-rescue expedition to find them, the author and her husband make their way, fighting to conquer starvation and navigate the brute force of the river, their only hope for survival, in spite of hunger and weakening resolve, to somehow, miraculously hang on and find their way south to a large riverside town, before it is too late".--Publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
CGL
Dewey number
918.1/104
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
F2546
LC item number
.F559 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Ruthless river : love and survival by raft on the Amazon's relentless Madre de Dios, Holly FitzGerald
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Ruthless river : love and survival by raft on the Amazon's relentless Madre de Dios, Holly FitzGerald
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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ocn987855960
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Dimensions
21 cm
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Extent
316 pages
Isbn
9780525432777
Isbn Type
(trade pbk.)
Lccn
2016037102
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)987855960

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