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Adventure of the Monkey God.

by Alison Waley

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Heian International Publishing in S.l .
Written in English


ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23029626M
ISBN 100893468940
OCLC/WorldCa47769534

  In The Lost City of the Monkey God, Preston unravels the awe-inspiring, sometimes harrowing, tale of how he joined a team of scientists set on rediscovering a forgotten civilization. The Lost City of the Monkey God is more than just an adventure story. It examines such modern issues as the ethics of archeological expeditions, man's destruction of the rainforest and the incessant creep of technology and its effects on indigenous peoples.

  The #1 New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller, named one of the best books of the year by The Boston Globe and National Geographic: acclaimed journalist Douglas Preston takes readers on a true adventure deep into the Honduran rainforest in this riveting narrative about the discovery of a lost civilization -- culminating in a stunning medical mystery.4/5(3). The Lost City of the Monkey God: A True Story by Douglas Preston. The #1 New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller, named one of the best books of the year by The Boston Globe and National Geographic: acclaimed journalist Douglas Preston takes readers on a true adventure deep into the Honduran rainforest in this riveting narrative about.

"The Lost City of the Monkey God is a throwback to the golden age of adventure archaeology, the thrilling true story of a group of explorers penetrating one of the toughest jungles on earth in search of a lost city and finding it. The Lost City of the Monkey God by Douglas Preston Author Douglas Preston takes readers on an adventure deep into the Honduran jungle in this riveting, danger-filled true story about the discovery of an ancient lost civilization. Why you'll like it: Travel writing. Action-packed. Disturbing. Atmospheric.


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The Lost City of the Monkey God: A True Story - Kindle edition by Preston, Douglas. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Lost City of the Monkey God: A True Story/5(K).

Suspenseful and shocking, filled with colorful history, hair-raising adventure, and dramatic twists of fortune, THE LOST CITY OF THE MONKEY GOD is the absolutely true, eyewitness account of one of the great discoveries of the twenty-first century/5(K). One-part adventure and one-part cautionary tale, The Lost City of the Monkey God is the story of the search for a long-lost pre-Columbian city in Honduras.

History and science combine to unearth the ruins, as well as "the curse" so often associated with tampering with ancient Central American ruins: disease/5.

Suspenseful and shocking, filled with colorful history, hair-raising adventure, and dramatic twists of fortune, THE LOST CITY OF THE MONKEY GOD is the absolutely true, eyewitness account of one of the great discoveries of the twenty-first century/5(46). The Waley translation has also been published as Adventures of the Monkey God, Monkey to the West, Monkey: [A] Folk Novel of China, and The Adventures of Monkey, and in a further abridged version for children, Dear Monkey.

Waley noted in his preface that the method adopted in earlier abridgements was "to leave the original number of separate Author: Wu Cheng'en. Lost City of the Monkey God - a good read of a true adventure and timelyAM My wife has been reading "Lost City of the Monkey God", a book about searching for and finding a long-lost, ancient city in Honduras in The Lost City of the Monkey God: A True Story is a New York Times best-selling nonfiction book written by journalist and novelist Douglas Preston and published by Grand Central Publishing in Preston’s book follows the history of various expeditions in search of the legendary Lost City of the Monkey God in the La Mosquitia region of.

Softcover, ISBN Publisher: Heian International Publishing, Incorporated, Good. Adventure of the Monkey God by Wu Cheng-en. Binding: Paperback. Weight: Lbs. Product Group: Book. Istextbook: No. A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition.

All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show 4/5(K). (shelved times as travel-adventure) avg rating —ratings — published Want to Read saving. THE LOST CITY OF THE MONKEY GOD A TRUE STORY by Here, the adventure involves finding a lost civilization in the heart of the Honduran rain forest, a steaming-jungle sort of place called La Mosquitia that saw the last gasps of a culture related, by ideas if not blood, to the classic Maya.

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Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Lost City of the Monkey God: A True Story/5(82). Suspenseful and shocking, filled with colorful history, hair-raising adventure, and dramatic twists of fortune, The Lost City of the Monkey God is the absolutely true, eyewitness account of one of the great discoveries of the 21st century.

"The Lost City of the Monkey God. is a throwback to the golden age of adventure archaeology, the thrilling true story of a group of explorers penetrating one of the toughest jungles on earth in search of a lost city and finding it.

Preston is a terrific writer of both non-fiction books and bestselling novels, and makes you feel the dark heart. The Lost City of the Monkey God A True Story (Book): Preston, Douglas J.: "Douglas Preston takes readers on an adventure deep into the Honduran jungle in this riveting, danger-filled true story about the discovery of an ancient lost civilization"--Since the days of Cortés, rumors have circulated about a lost city of immense wealth hidden somewhere in the Honduran interior, called the White.

Download The Lost City of the Monkey God: A True Story by Douglas Preston in PDF EPUB format complete free. Brief Summary of Book: The Lost City of the Monkey God: A True Story by Douglas Preston. Here is a quick description and cover image of book The Lost City of the Monkey God: A True Story written by Douglas Preston which was published in.

The Lost City of the Monkey God covers a lot of territory in its pages (hardcover edition). It’s part history of Central America, part adventure, part archaeology, and part medical mystery, with a dash of the current state of Honduras, which has many problems.

Suspenseful and shocking, filled with colorful history, hair-raising adventure, and dramatic twists of fortune, THE LOST CITY OF THE MONKEY GOD is the absolutely true, eyewitness account of one of the great discoveries of the twenty-first century. Some called it the White City, others the City of the Monkey God.

Its possible existence has tantalized adventure seekers since the s, including. "Douglas Preston takes readers on an adventure deep into the Honduran jungle in this riveting, danger-filled true story about the discovery of an ancient lost civilization"--Since the days of Cortés, rumors have circulated about a lost city of immense wealth hidden somewhere in the Honduran interior, called the White City or the Lost City of the Monkey God/5(61).

Suspenseful and shocking, filled with colorful history, hair-raising adventure, and dramatic twists of fortune, THE LOST CITY OF THE MONKEY GOD is the absolutely true, eyewitness account of one of the great discoveries of the twenty-first century/5(). The New Legends of Monkey is an Australian-New Zealand television series inspired by Monkey, a Japanese production from the s and s which garnered a cult following in New Zealand, Australia, the U.K.

and South Japanese production was based on the 16th-century Chinese novel Journey to the West. The series is an international co-production between the Australian No.

of episodes: 10 (list of episodes).The Lost City Of The Monkey God is the true, eyewitness account of one of the great discoveries of the twenty-first century—a story of ancient curses, modern technology, a vanished culture, and a stunning medical mystery. less. Douglas Preston introduces The Lost City of the Monkey God at University Book Store Irving Finkel | The Ark Before Noah: A Great Adventure The Lost City of the Monkey God.