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Hugh Thomson set off on a journey to discover the lost cities of the Amazon in the Inca heartland twenty years ago. Here he interweaves stories of his travels with a history of the Inca empire. 16 colour plates. 3 maps.
Following in the footsteps of the great explorers, Hugh Thomson set off into the Amazon jungle on foot to find a ruin that had been carelessly lost again after its initial discovery. On his journey he also explores the Inca tribe themselves, resurrecting their extraordinary culture.