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The Andes.

by Takehide Kazami

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Published by Kodansha International in Tokyo, Palo Alto, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Andes
    • Subjects:
    • Andes -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesThis beautiful world, v. 33
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF2212 .K3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination118 p.
      Number of Pages118
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5330771M
      ISBN 100870111647
      LC Control Number72183850
      OCLC/WorldCa329315

      "From a hidden mountain valley of Peru is drawn this rarely beautiful and subtle story." - Horn Book High in the Andes there is a beautiful mountain valley, hidden away from the rest of the world. There Cusi, the Indian boy, lives with Chuto, the old Inca Llama herder, helping him guard the precious flock, including his own special pet Misti. And. 2 days ago  Cusi, a modern Inca boy, leaves his home high in the Andes mountains to learn the mysterious secret of his ancient ancestors. Accompanied by his pet Llama, Misti, he slowly discovers the truth about his birth and his people's ancient glory–now he must prove himself worthy to be entrusted with the fabulous secret from the past.

      About Secret of the Andes. A Newbery Medal Winner An Incan boy who tends llamas in a hidden valley in Peru learns the traditions and secrets of his ancestors. “The story of an Incan boy who lives in a hidden valley high in the mountains of Peru with old Chuto the llama herder. Struggle in the Andes by Howard Handelman, , University of Texas Press edition, in EnglishISBN:

      An excellent book describing life in the Andes Mountains much the way it was lived in the time of the Incas. The book blends mythology, history and high mountain living with brief glimpses to the coming of modern day existence. The feeling of the book is one of simiplicity, peace and acceptance of a unique way of life.   Whymper Travels in the Andes Volcano Matterhorn Alpine Illustrated Voyages Mountaineer and engraver Edward Whymper, best known for the first ascent of the Matterhorn in , trained as a wood engraver from an early age. Whymper was introduced to mountaineering when he was commissioned by the publisher William Longman to make .


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