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People/Characters: Percy Fawcett

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Brazilian Adventure by Peter Fleming
Exploration Fawcett by Percy Fawcett
The Lost City of Z by David Grann
The Quest for Z: The True Story of Explorer Percy Fawcett and a Lost City in the Amazon by Greg Pizzoli
The Usborne Book of Explorers from Columbus to Armstrong by Felicity Everett

Character description

Lieutenant Colonel Percy Harrison Fawcett DSO (18 August 1867 – during or after 1925) was a British geographer, artillery officer, cartographer, archaeologist and explorer of South America. Fawcett disappeared in 1925 (along with his eldest son, Jack, and one of Jack's friends, Raleigh Rimmell) during an expedition to find "Z"—his name for an ancient lost city which he and others believed to exist in the jungles of Brazil.

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