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2 edition of Highway of the sun. found in the catalog.

Highway of the sun.

Von Hagen, Victor Wolfgang

Highway of the sun.

by Von Hagen, Victor Wolfgang

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Published by Travel Book Club in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Incas.,
  • Roads -- Peru.,
  • Peru -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p.[251]-257.

    StatementIntrod. by Heinrich Harrer. Illus. with photos. by members of the expedition.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination264 p.
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14159460M

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Books The A Highway to the Sun by Tom Fort – review Lovingly remembered from childhood holidays, the strip of tarmac from Basingstoke. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

In Victor Von Hagen (whose other fiction and non-fiction about the Andes country has gained him considerable notice) organized the expedition that followed as much as it possibly could of the network of Inca highways leading north from Lake Titicaca.

This is the account of the journey. Though we detect notes of overdramatization and high regard for personal accomplishment, the account is. Highway of the sun. London: Travel Book Club. MLA Citation. Von Hagen, Victor W. Highway of the sun / by Victor W.

von Hagen, director of the Inca Highway Expedition in co-operation with the American Geographical Society ; Introd. by Heinrich Harrer Travel Book Club London [?].

Highway in the Sun tells the story of Tiger's and Urmilla's first year of marriage away from their extended family. How are they to relate to Joe and Rita, their new Afro-Creole neighbours. In Home Sweet India, Johnny, dismayed by his and his family's loss of culture, plans to return to India.

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The book is brilliant, full of history, anecdotes and insights, a history of private transport to boot, highly entertaining and imbued with a great sense of humour. Highly recommended/5(99). Bluestocking Books (US) Bookseller Inventory # Title Highway of the Sun Author Von Hagen, Victor W Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Good Jacket condition Fair Edition First Edition Binding Hardcover Publisher Duell, Sloan & Pearce Place of Publication NY Date published Bookseller catalogs History; Size 8vo - over 7¾ Book Edition: First Edition.

Highway of the sun; by Von Hagen, Victor Wolfgang, Publication date Topics Inca Highway Expedition (), Incas, Roads Publisher New York, Duell, Sloan and Pearce [and] Little, Brown, Boston Collection Internet Archive Books.

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Includes discussion of findings, maps, illustrations and photographs by members of expedition. Some photographs likely taken by Richard Lawrence. Samuel Selvon, in full Samuel Dickson Selvon, (bornTrinidad—died ApPort of Spain), Caribbean novelist and short-story writer of East Indian descent, known for his vivid evocation of the life of East Indians living in the West Indies and elsewhere.

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