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What happens when an unadventurous adventure writer tries to recreate the original expedition to Machu Picchu? In 1911, Hiram Bingham III climbed the Andes in Peru and 'discovered' the famed archaeological site. While history recast Bingham as a liar and a thief, Mark Adams set out to retrace the explorer's perilous path in search of the truth; the only problem was he had written about adventure far more than he had ever actually lived it. In fact, he had never even slept in a tent. Adams' acclaimed account will thrill all as he travels through these remote and historic hills

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780452297982
ISBN-10: 0452297982
Format: Paperback
(203mm x 134mm x 20mm)
Pages: 336
Imprint: Plume
Publisher: Penguin Putnam Inc
Publish Date: 7-May-2012
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Mark Adams

Mark Adams's writing has appeared in GQ, Outside, The New York Times Magazine, Fortune, Rolling Stone, and National Geographic Adventure, among other publications. He lives near New York City with his wife and their three sons.

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