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Christopher Heaney

Christopher Heaney worked as a journalist in Peru on a Fulbright fellowship. He has written articles on Hiram Bingham for the New Republic and The New York Times. He is the author of Cradle of Gold. A graduate of Yale University, he is currently a doctoral candidate in Latin American History at the University of Texas, Austin.

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Cradle of Gold
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Cradle of Gold

Christopher Heaney
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

In 1911, a young Peruvian boy led an American explorer and Yale historian named Hiram Bingham into the ancient Incan citadel of Machu Picchu. Hidden amidst the breathtaking heights of the Andes,...

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