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The last days of the Incas, Kim MacQuarrie

Label
The last days of the Incas
Title
The last days of the Incas
Statement of responsibility
Kim MacQuarrie
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the epic conquest of the Inca Empire as well as the decades-long insurgency waged by the Incas against the Conquistadors, in a narrative history that is partially drawn from the storytelling traditions of the Peruvian Amazon Yora people
Cataloging source
BKL
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MacQuarrie, Kim
Dewey number
985/.02
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F3442
LC item number
.M33 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Peru
  • Vilcabamba Site (Peru)
  • Conquest of Peru (1522-1548)
  • Peru
  • Peru
Label
The last days of the Incas, Kim MacQuarrie
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Simon & Schuster, 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 491-495) and index
Contents
  • The great rebellion
  • Death in the Andes
  • The return of the one-eyed conqueror
  • In the realm of the Antis
  • Vilcabamba : guerrilla capital of the world
  • The last of the Pizarros
  • The Incas' last stand
  • The search for the "lost city" of the Incas
  • Vilcabamba rediscovered
  • Epilogue :
  • The discovery
  • Machu Picchu, Vilcabamba, and the search for the lost cities of the Andes
  • A few hundred well-armed entrepreneurs
  • Supernova of the Andes
  • When empires collide
  • A roomful of gold
  • Requiem for a king
  • The puppet king
  • Prelude to a rebellion
Control code
ocn231402000
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster trade pbk ed.
Extent
xv, 522 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780743260503
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)231402000
Label
The last days of the Incas, Kim MacQuarrie
Publication
Note
Originally published: Simon & Schuster, 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 491-495) and index
Contents
  • The great rebellion
  • Death in the Andes
  • The return of the one-eyed conqueror
  • In the realm of the Antis
  • Vilcabamba : guerrilla capital of the world
  • The last of the Pizarros
  • The Incas' last stand
  • The search for the "lost city" of the Incas
  • Vilcabamba rediscovered
  • Epilogue :
  • The discovery
  • Machu Picchu, Vilcabamba, and the search for the lost cities of the Andes
  • A few hundred well-armed entrepreneurs
  • Supernova of the Andes
  • When empires collide
  • A roomful of gold
  • Requiem for a king
  • The puppet king
  • Prelude to a rebellion
Control code
ocn231402000
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster trade pbk ed.
Extent
xv, 522 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780743260503
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)231402000

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