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

Author: Mark Adams
Publisher: New York : Dutton, [2016] ©2011.
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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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Named Person: Mark Adams; Hiram Bingham; Mark Adams; Hiram Bingham
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Adams
ISBN: 9780452297982 0452297982 9780525952244 0525952241
OCLC Number: 1079844975
Description: 333, 10 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm.
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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