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The Resource The devil and Mr. Casement : one man's battle for human rights in South America's heart of darkness, Jordan Goodman

The devil and Mr. Casement : one man's battle for human rights in South America's heart of darkness, Jordan Goodman

Label
The devil and Mr. Casement : one man's battle for human rights in South America's heart of darkness
Title
The devil and Mr. Casement
Title remainder
one man's battle for human rights in South America's heart of darkness
Statement of responsibility
Jordan Goodman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Goodman, Jordan
Dewey number
305.898/9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F3451.P94
LC item number
G66 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Casement, Roger
  • Peruvian Amazon Company
  • Human rights
  • Indians of South America
  • Rubber industry workers
  • Atrocities
  • Imperialism
  • Consuls
  • Irish
  • Putumayo River Valley
  • Peru
Target audience
adult
Label
The devil and Mr. Casement : one man's battle for human rights in South America's heart of darkness, Jordan Goodman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [271]-302) and index
Contents
Introduction: La selva comes to London -- Across the Andes -- Iquitos and rubber -- Arana's world -- Saldaña Rocca's world -- Over to the Foreign Office -- An officer and a gentleman -- Our man in the Putumayo -- Eyes of another race -- The uttermost parts of the Earth -- La Chorrera -- God forsaken hell-haunted wilds -- A system of armed extortion -- Deus ex machina -- The veil over the Putumayo mystery -- Publish and be damned -- An international scandal -- The old gang -- The canon and the board -- La selva returns to Parliament -- The Peruvian, the American, and the Select Committee -- The devil and Mr. Casement -- Epilogue -- Dramatis personae and chronology
Control code
ocn428823344
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
viii, 322 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780374138400
Lccn
2009029528
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
The devil and Mr. Casement : one man's battle for human rights in South America's heart of darkness, Jordan Goodman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [271]-302) and index
Contents
Introduction: La selva comes to London -- Across the Andes -- Iquitos and rubber -- Arana's world -- Saldaña Rocca's world -- Over to the Foreign Office -- An officer and a gentleman -- Our man in the Putumayo -- Eyes of another race -- The uttermost parts of the Earth -- La Chorrera -- God forsaken hell-haunted wilds -- A system of armed extortion -- Deus ex machina -- The veil over the Putumayo mystery -- Publish and be damned -- An international scandal -- The old gang -- The canon and the board -- La selva returns to Parliament -- The Peruvian, the American, and the Select Committee -- The devil and Mr. Casement -- Epilogue -- Dramatis personae and chronology
Control code
ocn428823344
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
viii, 322 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780374138400
Lccn
2009029528
Other physical details
ill., map

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