mysteries

Lost in the Amazon

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On April 20, 1925, Colonel Percy Fawcett, his elder son Jack Fawcett and Jack’s lifelong friend, Raleigh Rimmell, departed from Cuiabá, the capital city of the Brazilian state of Mato Grosso, to find “Z” – Col. Fawcett’s name for what he believed to be an ancient city lost in the uncharted jungles of Brazil. The […]

Lost in the Amazon

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Lost in the Amazon

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A modern day quest to find the truth behind one of exploration’s greatest mysteries: What happened to famed adventurer Col. Percy Fawcett who went looking for a city of gold–the Lost City of “Z”–in the Amazon in 1925 and disappeared in the jungles of Brazil forever?