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Title: The Golden Dream: Seekers of El Dorado

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Title: The Golden Dream: Seekers of El Dorado Title Record # 2113021
Author: Robert Silverberg
Date: 1996-05-00
Type: NONFICTION [non-genre]
Language: English
Synopsis: In this amazing history of quest and adventure, Robert Silverberg traces the fate of Old World explorers lured westward by the myth of El Dorado. From the German conquistadores, licensed by the Spanish king to operate out of Venezuela; to the journeys of Gonzalo Pizarro in the Amazon basin; to the nearly miraculous voyage of Orellana as far as the mouth of the Amazon (where he encountered the warlike women, who, according to his chronicler, gave the river its name; violence and bloodshed accompanied the determined adventurers.
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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Golden Dream: Seekers of El Dorado 1996-05-00 Robert Silverberg Ohio University Press 0-8214-1170-5   vii+
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
non-fic Laury A. Egan Checkmark
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