Lost City

Lost City

The Discovery of Machu Picchu


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Format
Hardcover
Price
$17.99
 
Additional Formats
  • Hardcover
  • ISBN 9780399233029
  • 48 Pages
  • Philomel
  • 9 – 12

Overview

Caldecott Honor-winner Ted Lewin takes readers on a thrilling journey to the wilds of Peru in this story of Hiram Bingham, who, in 1911, carved a treacherous path through snake-filled jungles and across perilous mountains in search of Vilcapampa, the lost city of the Incas. Guided the last steps by a young Quechua boy, however, he discovered not the rumored lost city, but the ruins of Machu Picchu, a city totally unknown to the outside world, and one of the wonders of the world.

Lost City

Lost City

Ted Lewin, Illustrator: Ted Lewin

Awards

Parents’ Choice Award – Winner
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