"Lost in the Amazon" on Secrets of the Dead airs Tuesday, June 10th at 7 pm

May 22, 2014

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 search for the mysterious Lost City of Z would be the great explorer’s last expedition.  All three men would vanish without a trace.

"Lost in the Amazon" on Secrets of the Dead  airs on Tuesday, June 10th at 7:00 pm on channels 3 and 3-1.