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The Resource Lost in Shangri-La

Lost in Shangri-La

Label
Lost in Shangri-La
Title
Lost in Shangri-La
Statement of responsibility
Mitchell Zuckoff
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A lost world, man-eating tribesmen, lush andimpenetrable jungles, stranded American fliers (one of them a dame withgreat gams, for heaven's sake), a startling rescue mission. . . . This is atrue story made in heaven for a writer as talented as Mitchell Zuckoff. Whew—what an utterly compelling and deeplysatisfying read!" —Simon Winchester, author of Atlantic Award-winning former Boston Globe reporter Mitchell Zuckoffunleashes the exhilarating, untold story of an extraordinary World War IIrescue mission, where a plane crash in the South Pacific plunged a trio of U.S.military personnel into a land that time forgot. Fans of Hampton Sides' Ghost Soldiers, Marcus Luttrell's Lone Survivor, and David Grann's The Lost Cityof Z will be captivated by Zuckoff's masterfullyrecounted, all-true story of danger, daring, determination, and discovery injungle-clad New Guinea during the final days of WWII
Summary
Award-winning former Boston Globe reporter Mitchell Zuckoff unleashes the exhilarating, untold story of an extraordinary World War II rescue mission, where a plane crash in the South Pacific plunged a trio of U.S. military personnel into the jungle-clad land of New Guinea
Pace
Writing style
Award
L. L. Winship/PEN New England Award for Nonfiction, 2012.
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385623
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
940.548
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Target audience
adult
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the epic true story of a World War II plane crash into the Stone Age
Label
Lost in Shangri-La
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Publication
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OVERDRIVE:4b33056d-521d-44bf-9027-857c289ba062
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780062087140
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Lost in Shangri-La
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:4b33056d-521d-44bf-9027-857c289ba062
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780062087140
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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