About the Book
Exotic foods, brilliant colors, spectacular landscapes, friendly people and fascinating history: Peru is all this and more. Whether you are about to go to Peru or have just been there, this book of carefully researched information, personal experiences, and more than 100 photographs will enhance your understanding of this beautiful country and its amazing people.
James B. Young is the former Executive Director of KHET-Hawaii Public Television, Hawaii's statewide PBS affiliate. During his tenure there he served as executive producer of several international television co-productions with the BBC Natural History Unit, National Geographic Society, and Liaoning TV, China. Young holds a BA in physics from Grinnell College and PhD in Engineering from the University of Michigan. Now semi-retired, he is pursuing his interests in writing and photography.