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Author Silate, Jennifer.

Title The Inca ruins of Machu Picchu / Jennifer Silate.

Imprint Detroit : KidHaven Press, c2006.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Library Connection Children's Non-fiction    j 985.37 SIL    Available
 GDL Montrose Library Children's Non-fiction    j 985.37 SIL    Available
Description 48 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 24 cm.
Series Wonders of the world
Wonders of the world (KidHaven Press)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (43-444) and index.
Contents The ruins the Inca left behind -- Building Machu Picchu -- Finding the meaning of Machu Picchu -- Protecting and keeping the ruins.
Summary Exploration of the ruined Inca city, Machu Picchu, which was rediscovered in 1911, and the mysteries concerning the function of this city in the ancient Inca civilization.
Subject Incas -- Antiquities.
Incas -- Social life and customs.
Indians of South America.
Machu Picchu Site (Peru)
ISBN 0737730684 (hard cover : alk. paper)
Standard No. 9780737730685

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