The Man Who Owned a Wonder of the World
The True Story of Mexico's Chichén Itzá
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Publisher:||Bohlin Carr, Incorporated|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $19.99|
| Book Description: |
In The Man Who Owned a Wonder of the World, E.J. Albright tells the true story of American Edward Thompson who bought Chichén Itzá, today considered one of the Wonders of the World, and transformed it into one the most famous archaeological sites in the world. Thompson turned one of the greatest archaeological discoveries in North America into one of the greatest archaeological scandals in history that continues to overshadow Mexican-American relations almost a century later.