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Turn right at Machu Picchu : rediscovering the lost city one step at a time

Author: Mark Adams
Publisher: New York, NY : Plume, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Traces the author's recreation of Hiram Bingham III's discovery of the ancient citadel, Machu Picchu, in the Andes Mountains of Peru, describing his struggles with rudimentary survival tools and his experiences at the sides of local guides.
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Named Person: Mark Adams; Hiram Bingham; Mark Adams; Hiram Bingham
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Adams
ISBN: 9780452297982 0452297982
OCLC Number: 755697725
Notes: Originally published: Dutton, 2011.
Description: 333 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Rediscovering the lost city one step at a time
Responsibility: Mark Adams.

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Traces the author's recreation of Hiram Bingham III's discovery of the ancient citadel, Machu Picchu, in the Andes Mountains of Peru, describing his struggles with rudimentary survival tools and his experiences at the sides of local guides.

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