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Tip of the Iceberg: My 3,000-Mile Journey Around Wild Alaska, the Last Great Ame

By: Adams, Mark

Price: $7.00

Seller ID: 9781101985120

ISBN: 1101985127

Condition: USED


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Turn RIght at Machu Picchu

By: Adams, Mark

Price: $6.00

Publisher: PLUME: 8/12/2016

Seller ID: 9780452297982

ISBN: 0452297982

Condition: USED


What happens when an unadventurous adventure writer tries to re-create the original expedition to Machu Picchu? In 1911, Hiram Bingham III climbed into the Andes Mountains of Peru and "discovered" Machu Picchu. While history has recast Bingham as a villain who stole both priceless artifacts and credit for finding the great archeological site, Mark Adams set out to retrace the explorer's perilous path in search of the truth--except he'd written about adventure far more than he'd actually lived it. In fact, he'd never even slept in a tent."Turn Right at Machu Picchu" is Adams' fascinat... View more info

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Nature's Fortune

By: Tercek, Mark & Jonathan Adams

Price: $7.00

Publisher: BASIC BOOKS: 9/7/2013

Seller ID: 9780465031818

ISBN: 0465031811

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What is nature worth? The answer to this question--which traditionally has been framed in environmental terms--is revolutionizing the way we do business. In "Nature's Fortune," Mark Tercek, CEO of The Nature Conservancy and former investment banker, and science writer Jonathan Adams argue that nature is not only the foundation of human well-being, but also the smartest commercial investment any business or government can make. The forests, floodplains, and oyster reefs often seen simply as raw materials or as obstacles to be cleared in the name of progress are, in fact as important to our ... View more info