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Archaeological explorations in Peru

A. L. Kroeber

Archaeological explorations in Peru

by A. L. Kroeber

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Published in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Peru,
  • Peru.
    • Subjects:
    • Captain Marshall Field Archaeological Expeditions to Peru, 1925-1926,
    • Pottery -- Peru,
    • Textile industry and fabrics -- Peru,
    • Peru -- Antiquities

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby A. L. Kroeber.
      SeriesField museum of natural history. Anthropology, Memoirs, Vol. II, no. 1-
      ContributionsO"Neale, Lila M. 1886-1948., Jay I. Kislak Reference Collection (Library of Congress)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF3429 .K93
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6705887M
      LC Control Number27019598
      OCLC/WorldCa2716690

      Amazon & Inca Trail Rise at dawn for a visit to the Tres Chimbadas oxbow lake. After an early breakfast, you'll leave from Posada Amazonas by boat followed by a short walk to get to the lake shore. From here you'll take a long, easy canoe ride around the lake, scouting for giant river otters, turtles, hoatzin and wading birds. Bingham's discoveries (Machu Picchu and the Inca Trail--I won't quibble over the word, he brought them to the attention of the world), those of the Viking Fund Expedition (Huiñay Huayna), and more recent ones (on Cerro San Miguel and Mandorpampa) prove that this entire region was settled and that Machu Picchu was never an isolated city.

        Author of Anthropology, Cultural and natural areas of native North America, Culture, Handbook of the Indians of California, Source book in anthropology, Peoples of the Philippines, Archaeological explorations in Peru, Ethnology of the Gros Ventre. Ancient Peru traditionally corresponds to the South American area of the Central Andes, one of the archaeological macro-areas of South America archaeology. Beyond encompassing all Peru, the Central Andes reach toward the north, the border with Ecuador, westward the lake Titicaca basin in Bolivia, and south the border with : Nicoletta Maestri.

      It is hard to decide on which bookshelf Hugh Thomson's The White Rock: Explorations of the Inca Heartland (New York: Overlook Press, ; $) belongs: Exploration? History? Therein lies its appeal. The author, a documentary-maker and fellow of the Royal Geographical Society, has done a masterful job of weaving a story about his travels through Peru's fascinating but little . Peru is an archaeologist's dream. The ruins of various cultures and civilizations are scattered across the entire country, many of which are well-preserved and intact. Archaeological tours bring travelers to these sites with a knowledgeable guide.


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