Published: October 2007
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In Learn More the National Geographic magazine team shares some of its best sources and other information to expand your knowledge of our featured subjects. Special thanks to the Research Division.
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Arana, Marie. American Chica: Two Worlds, One Childhood. Dial Press, 2001.

Arciniegas, Germán. America in Europe: A History of the New World in Reverse. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1986.

Harvey, Robert. Liberators: Latin America's Struggle for Independence 1810-1830. Overlook Press, 2000.

Moseley, Michael E. The Incas and Their Ancestors: The Archaeology of Peru. Thames and Hudson, 2001.

NGS Resources

Haas, Robert B., and Marie Arana. Through the Eyes of the Condor: An Aerial Vision of Latin America. National Geographic Books, 2007.

Wallace, Scott. "Last of the Amazon." National Geographic (January 2007), 40-71.

Howells, Robert Earle, Josh Fulmer, and George Quraishi. "7 Ages of Adventure: How to Be in the Right Place at the Right Time of Your Life." National Geographic Adventure (April 2007), 56-64, 66-67.

McGrath, Susan. "The Wild Wet." National Geographic (August 2005), 46-71.

Davis, Wade. "Vanishing Cultures." National Geographic Explorer! (March/April 2004), 16-21.