The Resource Where is Machu Picchu?, by Megan Stine ; illustrated by John O'Brien

Where is Machu Picchu?, by Megan Stine ; illustrated by John O'Brien

Label
Where is Machu Picchu?
Title
Where is Machu Picchu?
Statement of responsibility
by Megan Stine ; illustrated by John O'Brien
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Built in the fifteenth century and tucked away in the mountains of Peru, Machu Picchu was abandoned after the Spaniards conquered the Incan empire in the sixteenth century. It remained hidden until 1911 when Hiram Bingham uncovered the marvelous complex and shared his discovery with the world. Today, hundreds of thousands of people visit the site to climb the 3,000 stone steps, explore the towering monuments, and see the numerous species that call these famous ruins home
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Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stine, Megan
Dewey number
985/.37
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 8-12
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
O'Brien, John
Series statement
Where is...?
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Machu Picchu Site (Peru)
  • Inca architecture
  • Inca architecture
  • Peru
  • Antiquities
  • Inca architecture
  • Peru
  • Peru
  • Peru
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Where is Machu Picchu?, by Megan Stine ; illustrated by John O'Brien
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 108)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Where is Machu Picchu? -- Who were the Incas? -- Palaces and more palaces -- The palace at Machu Picchu -- Life in the clouds -- Invaders! -- Who was Hiram Bingham III? -- The discovery -- Mistakes -- Visit to a lost city -- Timelines
Control code
ocn985689499
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
108 pages
Isbn
9780515159615
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2017047141
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Label
Where is Machu Picchu?, by Megan Stine ; illustrated by John O'Brien
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 108)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Where is Machu Picchu? -- Who were the Incas? -- Palaces and more palaces -- The palace at Machu Picchu -- Life in the clouds -- Invaders! -- Who was Hiram Bingham III? -- The discovery -- Mistakes -- Visit to a lost city -- Timelines
Control code
ocn985689499
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
108 pages
Isbn
9780515159615
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2017047141
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)

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