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History of the Incas

by Pedro Sarmiento de Gamboa

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Published by Printed for the Hakluyt Society in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Incas,
  • Universität Göttingen

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Pedro Sarmiento de Gamboa ; and the execution of the Inca Tupac Amaru, by Captain Baltasar de Ocampo ; tr. and ed., with notes and an introduction by Sir Clements Markham
    SeriesWorks issued by the Hakluyt Society, 2d ser., no
    ContributionsOcampo, Baltasar de, active 1610, Markham, Clements R. (Clements Robert), Sir, 1830-1916, Oviedo, Gabriel de, active 1573
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[v]-viiia, [ix]-xxii pages, 1 leaf, 395 pages, color plate
    Number of Pages395
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27295192M

      Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Notes The second part of the author's Historia indica; a first part (Historia natural destas tierras) and a third which was to contain the history of the conquest until were projected, but apparently never : The Broken Spears: The Aztec Account of the Conquest of Mexico by León-Portilla, Miguel () > Uses recountings and poetry from native sources to create a counter-point to the story of the Conquest popularized by Bernal Diaz and other conquista.

    Softcover. Condition: Very Good. First Edition. introduction by translator and maps. At the rear of the book there are three pages of maps. Colour illustrated card cover with white coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. A history of the defeat of the Incas by the Spanish. here were many descendants of each of these ayllus living near Cuzco in , and the leading members were examined on oath; so that Sarmiento had opportunities of obtaining accurate information which no other writer possessed. For the correct versions of the early traditions, and for historical facts and the chronological order of events, Sarmiento is the best authority.

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Métraux, Alfred, History of the Incas. New York, Pantheon Books [] (OCoLC) Document Type.   Find out all about the Maya, Inca, and Aztec empires in this dynamic book for kids ages Jump back in time to discover the incredible empires of the Americas! From ancient civilizations up to the Spanish conquest, find out all about the Maya, Inca, and Aztec empires. Explore the cities of Chiché Pages:


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