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Encyclopedia of the Incas

Gary Urton

Encyclopedia of the Incas

by Gary Urton

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Incas,
  • Civilization,
  • Encyclopedias

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Gary Urton and Adriana Von Hagen
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF3429 .E495 2015
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 324 pages
    Number of Pages324
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27192547M
    ISBN 100759123624
    ISBN 109780759123625
    LC Control Number2015006444
    OCLC/WorldCa898910877

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    The earliest date that can be confidently assigned to Inca dynastic history is , when Pachacuti Inca Yupanqui, a son of Viracocha Inca, usurped the throne from his brother Inca Pachacuti Inca Yupanqui (–71) the Inca conquered territory south to the Titicaca Basin and north to present-day Quito, making subject peoples of the powerful Chanca, the Quechua, and the Chimú. This A-to-Z encyclopedia offers students and non-specialist readers a broad introduction to the fascinating civilization of the Incas. Brief narrative entries, based on archaeological research and historical records, explore Inca settlements, culture, society, celebrations, and achievements—the texture and scope of the Inca Empire.

    The Inca Empire (Quechua: Tawantinsuyu, lit. "The Four Regions"), also known as the Incan Empire and the Inka Empire, was the largest empire in pre-Columbian America. The administrative, political and military center of the empire was located in the city of Inca civilization arose from the Peruvian highlands sometime in the early 13th l: Cusco, (–). Yekaterinburg (/ j ɪ k ə t ər ɪ n ˈ b ɜːr ɡ / yih-kat-ər-in-BURG; Russian: Екатеринбу́рг, IPA: [jɪkətʲɪrʲɪnˈburk]), alternatively romanized Ekaterinburg, is the fourth-largest city in Russia and the administrative centre of Sverdlovsk Oblast, located on the Iset River east of the Ural Mountains, in the middle of the Eurasian continent, on the Asian side of the.


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