Turn Right at Machu Picchu

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  • Author : Mark Adams
  • Publisher : Dutton Adult
  • Pages : 333 pages
  • ISBN : 9780525952244
  • Rating : 4/5 from 28 reviews
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Turn Right at Machu Picchu

Turn Right at Machu Picchu
  • Author : Mark Adams
  • Publisher : Dutton Adult
  • Release : 27 October 2021
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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.

Turn Right at Machu Picchu

Turn Right at Machu Picchu
  • Author : Mark Adams
  • Publisher : Text Publishing
  • Release : 02 January 2013
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Mark Adams—an American travel and adventure writer who is, ironically, an inept and out of shape outdoorsman—hires an irascible Australian expat guide to help him retrace the footsteps of controversial explorer Hiram Bingham and answer the question: what was the purpose of Machu Picchu? A very entertaining, funny and erudite armchair travel book about Peru that has drawn favourable comparisons with the work of Bill Bryson and John McPhee. A New York Times and Los Angeles Times bestseller.

Turn Right at Machu Picchu

Turn Right at Machu Picchu
  • Author : Mark Adams
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 30 June 2011
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THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING TRAVEL MEMOIR What happens when an unadventurous adventure writer tries to re-create the original expedition to Machu Picchu? In 1911, Hiram Bingham III climbed into the Andes Mountains of Peru and “discovered” Machu Picchu. While history has recast Bingham as a villain who stole both priceless artifacts and credit for finding the great archeological site, Mark Adams set out to retrace the explorer’s perilous path in search of the truth—except he’d written about

Meet Me in Atlantis

Meet Me in Atlantis
  • Author : Mark Adams
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 10 March 2015
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The New York Times Bestselling Travel Memoir! The author of Turn Right at Machu Picchu travels the globe in search of the world’s most famous lost city. “Adventurous, inquisitive and mirthful, Mark Adams gamely sifts through the eons of rumor, science, and lore to find a place that, in the end, seems startlingly real indeed.”—Hampton Sides A few years ago, Mark Adams made a strange discovery: Far from alien conspiracy theories and other pop culture myths, everything we

Where Is Machu Picchu

Where Is Machu Picchu
  • Author : Megan Stine,Who HQ
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 23 January 2018
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What's left of Machu Picchu stands as the most significant link to the marvelous Inca civilization of Peru. Now readers can explore these ruins in this compelling Where Is? title. Built in the fifteenth century and tucked away in the mountains of Peru, Machu Picchu was abandoned after the Spaniards conquered the Incan empire in the sixteenth century. It remained hidden until 1911 when Hiram Bingham uncovered the marvelous complex and shared his discovery with the world. Today, hundreds of thousands

Tip of the Iceberg

Tip of the Iceberg
  • Author : Mark Adams
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 15 May 2018
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**The National Bestseller** From the acclaimed, bestselling author of Turn Right at Machu Picchu, a fascinating, wild, and wonder-filled journey into Alaska, America's last frontier In 1899, railroad magnate Edward H. Harriman organized a most unusual summer voyage to the wilds of Alaska: He converted a steamship into a luxury "floating university," populated by some of America's best and brightest scientists and writers, including the anti-capitalist eco-prophet John Muir. Those aboard encountered a land of immeasurable beauty and impending environmental calamity.

Three Stones Make a Wall

Three Stones Make a Wall
  • Author : Eric H. Cline
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release : 06 November 2018
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In 1922, Howard Carter peered into Tutankhamun’s tomb for the first time, the only light coming from the candle in his outstretched hand. Urged to tell what he was seeing through the small opening he had cut in the door to the tomb, the Egyptologist famously replied, “I see wonderful things.” Carter’s fabulous discovery is just one of the many spellbinding stories told in Three Stones Make a Wall. Written by Eric Cline, an archaeologist with more than thirty

Going Places

Going Places
  • Author : Robert Burgin
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 01 January 2013
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Successfully navigate the rich world of travel narratives and identify fiction and nonfiction read-alikes with this detailed and expertly constructed guide.

Beyond Imported Magic

Beyond Imported Magic
  • Author : Eden Medina,Ivan da Costa Marques,Marcos Cueto,Christina Holmes
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release : 15 August 2014
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The essays in this volume study the creation, adaptation, and use of science and technology in Latin America. They challenge the view that scientific ideas and technology travel unchanged from the global North to the global South -- the view of technology as "imported magic." They describe not only alternate pathways for innovation, invention, and discovery but also how ideas and technologies circulate in Latin American contexts and transnationally. The contributors' explorations of these issues, and their examination of specific

Lonely Planet Best of Peru

Lonely Planet Best of Peru
  • Author : Lonely Planet,Phillip Tang,Greg Benchwick,Alex Egerton,Carolyn McCarthy,Luke Waterson
  • Publisher : Lonely Planet
  • Release : 01 October 2016
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Lonely Planet's Best of Peru is your passport to Peru's top sights and most authentic experiences. Scale the heights of Machu Picchu; puzzle over the Nazca Lines; or visit the sweltering, seductive Amazon Basin, all with your trusted travel companion.

Meet Me in Atlantis

Meet Me in Atlantis
  • Author : Mark Adams
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 26 April 2016
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"The New York Times bestselling author of Turn Right at Machu Picchu sets out to uncover the truth behind the legendary lost city of Atlantis. A few years ago, Mark Adams made a strange discovery: Everything we know about the lost city of Atlantis comes from the work of one man, the Greek philosopher Plato. Then he made a second, stranger discovery: Amateur explorers are still actively searching for this sunken city all around the world, based entirely on the

The Cities Book

The Cities Book
  • Author : Lonely Planet
  • Publisher : Lonely Planet
  • Release : 01 October 2017
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Lonely Planet's bestselling The Cities Book is back. Fully revised and updated, it's a celebration of 200 of the world's most exciting urban destinations, beautifully photographed and packed with trip advice and recommendations from our experts - making it the perfect companion for any traveller deciding where to visit next. - Highlights and itineraries help travellers plan their perfect trip - Urban tales reveal unexpected bites of history and local culture - Discover each city's strengths, best experiences and most famous

External Powers in Latin America

External Powers in Latin America
  • Author : Gian Luca Gardini
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 21 April 2021
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This book examines the role of external powers in Latin America in the 21st century. Non-traditional partners have significantly increased their political and economic engagement with the continent. Five key questions arise: why has this surge taken place; when has it happened; in which regions and sectors is it mostly felt; what is the Latin American perspective; and what are the actual results? The book analyses 16 case studies: the United States, the European Union, China, Russia, Japan, Canada, India, Turkey,

The Feather Thief

The Feather Thief
  • Author : Kirk Wallace Johnson
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 24 April 2018
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As heard on NPR's This American Life “Absorbing . . . Though it's non-fiction, The Feather Thief contains many of the elements of a classic thriller.” —Maureen Corrigan, NPR’s Fresh Air “One of the most peculiar and memorable true-crime books ever.” —Christian Science Monitor A rollicking true-crime adventure and a captivating journey into an underground world of fanatical fly-tiers and plume peddlers, for readers of The Stranger in the Woods, The Lost City of Z, and The Orchid Thief. On a cool