The Conquest Of The Incas

Author: John Hemming
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547416458
Size: 16.59 MB
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This monumental work of history removes the Incas from the realm of legend and shows the reality of their struggles against the Spanish invasion. Winner of the 1971 Christopher Award. Index; photographs, maps, and line drawings.

Machu Picchu

Author: Richard L. Burger
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300097638
Size: 16.83 MB
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Details the status of contemporary research on Incan civilization, and addresses mysteries of the founding and abandonment of Machu Picchu, charting its archaeological history from 1911 to the present.

Edible Wild Plants

Author: Thomas S. Elias
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 9781402767159
Size: 54.63 MB
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Presents a season-by-season guide to the identification, harvest, and preparation of more than two hundred common edible plants to be found in the wild.

The Essential Wild Food Survival Guide

Author: Linda Runyon
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 0936699108
Size: 53.94 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Full of data, charts, nutritional breakdowns, and a poisonous look-alike section, this guide discusses how to identify, gather, prepare, store, and enjoy an endlessly nutritious and renewable resource of wild, edible plants.

Moon Machu Picchu

Author: Ryan Dubé
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1631213865
Size: 54.82 MB
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Go horseback riding on a caballo de paso in the Sacred Valley, mountain biking to the hilltop fortress of Sacsayhuamán, or set up camp on the wild river banks after a day of rafting on the Río Apurímac Transportation advice: tips on ...

Royal Cities Of The Ancient Maya

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Publisher: Vendome Press
ISBN: 9780865652842
Size: 37.26 MB
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Traces the rise and fall of Maya civilization through its great royal cities, from El Mirador, the largest and oldest, to the rival city-states of the Classical period such as Tikal, Calakmul, Yaxchilán, Palenque, Toniná, and Copán.

The A To Z Of Architecture

Author: Allison Lee Palmer
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 9780810870581
Size: 27.54 MB
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The A to Z of Architecture provides information on architects like Frank Lloyd Wright, Tadao Ando, Leon Battista Alberti, Filippo Brunelleschi, Michelangelo, and Konstantin Stepanovich Melnikov, as well as on famous structures like the ...

The Balance Within

Author: Esther M. Sternberg, M.D.
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 1466823666
Size: 41.64 MB
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In this beautifully written book, Dr. Esther Sternberg, whose discoveries were pivotal in helping to solve this mystery, provides first hand accounts of the breakthrough experiments that revealed the physical mechanisms - the nerves, cells, ...

Historical Dictionary Of Architecture

Author: Allison Lee Palmer
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 9780810862838
Size: 38.98 MB
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The Historical Dictionary of Architecture provides information on architects like Frank Lloyd Wright, Tadao Ando, Leon Battista Alberti, Filippo Brunelleschi, Michelangelo, and Konstantin Stepanovich Melnikov, as well as on famous ...