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Modern marvels

Author: Bruce NashLuke EllisRichard L BurgerAlfredo Valencia ZegarraKenneth R WrightAll authors
Publisher: New York, NY : A & E Television Networks : Distributed by New Video, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An account of the discovery in 1911, by Hiram Bingham, of the ruins of Machu Picchu, the lost city of the Incas in the mountains of Peru, with speculation on the purposes of the complex, the engineering techniques employed in its construction, and the reasons for its abandonment by the Incas.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Bruce Nash; Luke Ellis; Richard L Burger; Alfredo Valencia Zegarra; Kenneth R Wright; Maritza Céspedes Santa Cruz; Peter Frost; Ruth M Wright; Vince Lee; Lucy C Salazar; Max Raphael; Brandon Green; Actuality Productions.; History Channel (Television network); Arts and Entertainment Network.; New Video Group.
OCLC Number: 71366316
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Credits: Narrator, Max Raphael ; editor, Brandon Green.
Cast: Richard L. Burger, Alfredo Valencia Zegarra, Kenneth R. Wright, Maritza Céspedes Santa Cruz, Peter Frost, Ruth M. Wright, Vince Lee, Lucy Salazar.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (50 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Other Titles: Modern marvels.
Machu Picchu
Modern marvels (Television program)
Responsibility: produced by Actuality Productions, Inc. for the History Channel ; producer, Bruce Nash ; written and produced by Luke Ellis.

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An account of the discovery in 1911, by Hiram Bingham, of the ruins of Machu Picchu, the lost city of the Incas in the mountains of Peru, with speculation on the purposes of the complex, the engineering techniques employed in its construction, and the reasons for its abandonment by the Incas.

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