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The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon Chapter 19

By David Grann

Chapter 19

An Unexpected Clue

  • Grann is in Brazil searching for a tour guide.
  • Who better to conduct a trek into the most dangerous parts of the Amazon than a "former professional samba dancer" (19.3) named Paulo Pinage?
  • Grann fills Paulo in on all the critical Fawcett deets.
  • Paulo believes Fawcett was last seen in what is now Xingu National Park.