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The Resource The mystery of Machu Picchu

The mystery of Machu Picchu

Label
The mystery of Machu Picchu
Title
The mystery of Machu Picchu
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
"An exploration of the questions scholars have concerning Machu Picchu, an Inca archaeological site in Peru. Features include, fact boxes, biographies of famous experts on the Inca and Machu Picchu, places to see and visit, a glossary, further readings, and index"--
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Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
985/.37
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Ages 5-11
LC call number
F3429.1.M3
LC item number
C58 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Enigmas of history
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The mystery of Machu Picchu
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: La ciudad de Machu Picchu. Editorial Sol 90 S.L., [2013]
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 45) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The enduring mystery of Machu Picchu -- The lost city of the Inca -- Access to Machu Picchu -- The urban design -- How was Machu Picchu built? -- Terraces and construction -- Was Machu Picchu a sanctuary? -- The treasures of the Inca -- The ceremony of the sun -- Who were the virgins of the sun? -- Were some Inca mummies child sacrifices? -- High-altitude archaeology -- Quipus, mysterious Inca writing? -- What caused the decline of Machu Picchu? -- Places to see and visit -- Glossary
Control code
ocn904756028
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780716626701
Lccn
2015009348
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)904756028
Label
The mystery of Machu Picchu
Publication
Note
Originally published: La ciudad de Machu Picchu. Editorial Sol 90 S.L., [2013]
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 45) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The enduring mystery of Machu Picchu -- The lost city of the Inca -- Access to Machu Picchu -- The urban design -- How was Machu Picchu built? -- Terraces and construction -- Was Machu Picchu a sanctuary? -- The treasures of the Inca -- The ceremony of the sun -- Who were the virgins of the sun? -- Were some Inca mummies child sacrifices? -- High-altitude archaeology -- Quipus, mysterious Inca writing? -- What caused the decline of Machu Picchu? -- Places to see and visit -- Glossary
Control code
ocn904756028
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780716626701
Lccn
2015009348
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)904756028

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