Dalrymple, William. In Xanadu: a Quest.Melbourne: Lonely Planet Publications, 2000.
Right off the bat I have to say I love an author who uses the word “churlish.” I could tell… 260 more words
McGoogan, Ken. Lady Franklin’s Revenge: a True Story of Ambition, Obsession and the Remaking of Arctic History. London: Bantam Books, 2006.
Lady Jane Franklin is right up there with Freya Stark and Isabella Bird when it comes to fearless lady travelers – except Stark and Bird were barely born before Franklin started her travels. 476 more words
Heaney, Christopher. Cradle of Gold: the Story of Hiram Bingham, a Real-Life Indiana Jones, and the Search for Machu Picchu. New York: Palgrave-Macmillan, 2010.
In 2008 Peru sued Yale University for the return of artifacts and human remains taken by Hiram Bingham. 322 more words