Ghosts of Machu Picchu

Located high in the Peruvian Andes there is an ancient city known as Machu Picchu, it is a ruin that appears to defy explanation. Who were the mysterious people that built this extraordinary place and for what reason did they build it in this particular location?

With no defensive wall it doesn’t look like a fortress, instead there are fountains and small pools, temples and strange alters cut from granite but little else to explain how a people who didn’t have iron tools or even the wheel could have created such a masterpiece and why.

For the first time new research is finally solving these mysteries by examining the bodies and bones of the people who once lived here, there are also clues to be found far below the city and underneath it and in the stories of mummies. Will all these revelations finally lay the Ghosts of Machu Picchu to rest?

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