South American Travel Books
South American History Books
The list of books on South American travel covers a wide range of topics, including memoirs, travelogues, non-fiction accounts, and guides. Many of the books explore the natural beauty and diverse cultures of South America, with a particular focus on the Amazon rainforest and the Galapagos Islands. Machu Picchu is another popular destination that features prominently in several of the books. The impact of oil drilling on the Amazon rainforest and its indigenous people is also a recurring theme. Additionally, there are several survival stories set in the Andes mountains or Amazon rainforest. The list includes comprehensive travel guides to various South American countries as well as more specific guides to trekking in Patagonia or exploring wildlife in Costa Rica or the Galapagos Islands. Lastly, there are also memoirs and historical accounts that provide insight into the complex political history and cultural richness of Peru and other countries in South America.