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Encyclopedia of Mysterious Places: The Life and Legends of Ancient Sites Around the World
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Publisher Viking Pr
Publication date October 1, 1990
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780670827947
ISBN-10 0670827940
Dimensions 1.25 by 9.25 by 12.50 in.
Weight 3.80 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $29.95
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Tours some of the world's most interesting places, from the ziggurats of the Middle East to the mystifying lines at Nasca, Peru
Amazon.com description: Product Description: This is a guided tour taking us deep into 41 places around the world that for a variety of reasons have remained clouded in mystery - forgotten cities, vast temples and enigmatic monuments that have piqued our curiosity and fired our imaginations. EUROPE: Tarxien, Skara Brae, Stonehenge, Knossos, Mycenae, Biskupin, Delphi, Epidauros, Rhodes, Hagia Sophia, Mistra, Topkapi. ASIA: Catal Huyuk, Mohenjo-daro, Ur, Boghazkoy, Troy, Khorsabad, Babylon, Persepolis, Petra, Great Wall of China, Yoshingari, Ellora, Nara, Angkor, Peking, Taj Mahal. AFRICA: Saqqara, Karnak, Abu Simbel, Alexandria, Leptis Magna, Great Zimbabwe. NEW WORLD: Copan, Chitchen Itza, Tenochtitlan, Pueblo Bonito, Machu Picchu, Easter Island.

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9781586630980 | details & prices | 9.00 × 11.75 × 0.75 in. | 3.85 lbs | List price $19.98
About: Book by Ingpen, Robert, Wilkinson, Philip
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from Viking Pr (October 1, 1990)
9780670827947 | details & prices | 9.25 × 12.50 × 1.25 in. | 3.80 lbs | List price $29.95
About: Tours some of the world's most interesting places, from the ziggurats of the Middle East to the mystifying lines at Nasca, Peru

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