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Wed, 01/09/2019 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
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Bellingham, WA 98225-7015
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Join Sittrea in the Readings Gallery on the second Wednesday of each month at 1:00 for an OPEN Book Chat. Authors DO NOT attend. Bring a latte and enjoy! Everyone welcome.

Wednesday, January 9, 1:00pm

Turn Right at Machu Picchu: Rediscovering the Lost City One Step at a Time by Mark Adams

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.


 

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Turn Right at Machu Picchu: Rediscovering the Lost City One Step at a Time Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780452297982
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Dutton - April 24th, 2012

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