The Andes /

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Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Guidoni, Enrico, 1939-2007., Magni, Roberto (Author)
Format: Book
Published: New York : Grosset & Dunlap, 1977.
Series:Monuments of civilization.
Table of Contents:
  • Map of principal sites of Andean civilization
  • Early Andean cultures. Early man in the Andes ; The formative period ; Chavin de Huantar ; Cerro Sechin ; The equatorial cultures ; The southern highlands ; The classic period ; The Mochica culture ; The Nazca culture ; Tiahuanaco : the site and its culture ; The Gateway of the Sun ; The Kulpi and the Chullpa ; Northern highlands cultures ; The Chimu culture and Chanchan ; La Fortaleza at Paramonga
  • The Inca. Society under the Inca ; Origins of the Inca ; The Inca dynasty ; The last great Inca rulers ; Organization of the Inca state ; Cuzco : the center of the world ; The Temple of the Sun ; Sacsahuaman ; Roads, tambos, and forts ; Technology and architecture ; Great Inca sanctuaries ; Machu Picchu ; Ollantaytambo
  • Appendices. The Andean Indians in Europeans' eyes ; Chronological chart of Pre-Hispanic central Andes.