Mark Adams

Mark Adams is the author of Turn Right at Machu Picchu: Rediscovering the Lost City One Step at a Time and Mr. America: How Muscular Millionaire Bernarr Macfadden Transformed the Nation through Sex, Salad and the Ultimate Starvation Diet, which the Washington Post named a Best Book of 2009.

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July 12 2011 11:03 AMQuestioning the Inca ParadoxDid the civilization behind Machu Picchu really fail to develop a written language?
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