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A Sacred Landscape

The Search for Ancient Peru

by Hugh Thomson

  • 51 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Overlook Hardcover .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • South America,
  • Travel / South America,
  • Description And Travel,
  • South America - History,
  • Travel,
  • Travel - Foreign,
  • Andes Region,
  • Antiquities,
  • Inca architecture,
  • Inca roads,
  • Incas

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages330
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8818009M
    ISBN 101585679011
    ISBN 109781585679010

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His story begins with Llactapata, an Incan site first reported in by Hiram Bingham, the American explorer who discovered Machu Picchu, and visited in by Thomson himself/5.

"A A Sacred Landscape book Landscape " joins Thomson's earlier A Sacred Landscape book, "The White Rock", in setting a standard on how to write about Andean archaeology in a manner that sells books and provides a glimpse of ancient Peru for the armchair traveler, serious tourist, and for those with A Sacred Landscape book scientific bent.5/5(7).

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