Machu Picchu (Paperback)

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From the Easter Island statues in the South Pacific to the sprawling Great Wall of China, human-made wonders of the world captivate and inspire people worldwide. Introduce young explorers and budding engineers to eight amazing structures with this high-interest set. Vibrant photos and elementary-level text examine each wonder’s significance and history, location, how it was constructed and why. Each book also includes an in-depth look at one key feature. Machu Picchu is one of the world’s most amazing wonders. Built more than 500 years ago, the hidden city in the Andes Mountains of Peru speaks to the creativity and engineering skills of the Inca. This elementary-level introduction, filled with vibrant photos and factual text, examines structures within the city and how they were constructed, from the granite steps to the Temple of the Sun. The city’s significance in history and why it was built are also included. A Wonder Spotlight features the surrounding terraces. Captions, on-page definitions, additional resources, and an index support young readers.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781682774106
ISBN-10: 1682774104
Publisher: Creative Paperbacks
Publication Date: August 13th, 2024
Pages: 24
Language: English