Jungle Of Stone

Author: William Carlsen
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062407422
Size: 69.85 MB
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In the tradition of Lost City of Z and In the Kingdom of Ice, former San Francisco Chronicle journalist and Pulitzer Prize finalist William Carlsen reveals the unforgettable true story of the discovery of the ancient Maya.

John Lloyd Stephens And Frederick Catherwood

Author: Peter O. Koch
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 0786471077
Size: 65.23 MB
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"John Lloyd Stephens, a New York lawyer and best-selling author, and Frederick Catherwood, a London architect and renowned topographical artist, endured many life-threatening obstacles in a determined effort that led to the discovery of ...

The Lost Cities Of The Mayas

Author: Fabio Bourbon
Publisher: Abbeville Press
ISBN: 9780789206237
Size: 15.64 MB
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A biography of English artist Frederick Catherwood based on original research, as well as Catherwood's journals and drawings, focusing on his adventures while studying and painting the lost Mayan cities in the jungles of Central America and ...


Author: Christopher S. Stewart
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062344196
Size: 75.14 MB
Format: PDF
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Jungleland is part detective story, part classic tale of man versus wild in the tradition of The Lost City of Z and Lost in Shangri-La. A story of young fatherhood as well as the timeless call of adventure, this is an epic search for ...

Life And Death In The Andes

Author: Kim MacQuarrie
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 143916889X
Size: 68.20 MB
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"Kim MacQuarrie tells great stories of South America's history, from Butch Cassidy to Che Guevara to cocaine king Pablo Escobar to the last survivor of an Indian tribe, all of these stories set in the Andes Mountains"--

Incidents Of Travel In Yucatan Vols I And Ii

Author: John Lloyd Stephens
Publisher: Cosimo, Inc.
ISBN: 1605203793
Size: 24.28 MB
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Complete with all the beautiful original illustrations by English artist and architect FREDERICK CATHERWOOD (17991854), this is essential reading for those fascinated by Mesoamerican culture as well as those under the thrall of an itch to ...

Lost Kingdoms Of The Maya

Author: Gene S. Stuart
Publisher: National Geographic Society
Size: 74.83 MB
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This new National Geographic book spans the 4,000-year-old history of the Maya, who developed one of the most remarakable civilizations in pre-Colombian America.The authors detail the painstaking work of reconstructing and deciphering the ...

Exploration Fawcett

Author: Percy Fawcett
Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson
ISBN: 9780753827901
Size: 30.14 MB
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. .' This is the thrilling and mysterious account of Fawcett's ten years of travels in deadly jungles and forests in search of a secret city.