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The Resource Turn Right at Machu Picchu

Turn Right at Machu Picchu

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Turn Right at Machu Picchu
Title
Turn Right at Machu Picchu
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THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING TRAVEL MEMOIRWhat 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 adventure far more than he’d actually lived it. In fact, he’d never even slept in a tent.Turn Right at Machu Picchu is Adams’ fascinating and funny account of his journey through some of the world’s most majestic, historic, and remote landscapes guided only by a hard-as-nails Australian survivalist and one nagging question: Just what was Machu Picchu?
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Adams, Mark
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dictionaries
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  • Biography & Autobiography
  • Travel
  • Nonfiction
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Turn Right at Machu Picchu
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OVERDRIVE:307349ac-1606-40c5-b411-02a81b64acbb
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781101535400
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
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Turn Right at Machu Picchu
Publication
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OVERDRIVE:307349ac-1606-40c5-b411-02a81b64acbb
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781101535400
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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  • Omro Public Library (Carter Memorial)Borrow it
    Carter Memorial Library 405 East Huron St, Omro, WI, 54963, US
    44.0385915 -88.7394287
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