Turn Right at Machu Picchu

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: ...

Turn Right at Machu Picchu

Turn Right at Machu Picchu

THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER! 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 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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Turn Right at Machu Picchu
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Mark Adams
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-06-30 - Publisher: Penguin

THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER! 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
Meet Me in Atlantis
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Mark Adams
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-10 - Publisher: Penguin

The New York Times Bestseller! 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
Digital Talking Books Plus
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Mark Adams
Categories: Talking books
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher:

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Talking Book Topics
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Mark Adams
Categories: Talking books
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher:

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Tip of the Iceberg
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Mark Adams
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-15 - Publisher: Penguin

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

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