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The Inca emerald

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Published by The Century co. in New York .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.S434 In
The Physical Object
Pagination6 p.l., 3-296 p.
Number of Pages296
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26426969M
LC Control Number22020684


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All photos in this article were taken by Liz Miller on the October guided trek. The lagoon has an intense emerald green color and transparency that reflects the vastness of the surrounding mountains.

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