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Narrative of the Incas

Published May 1st by University of Texas Press first published Books by Juan de Betanzos. This article may be expanded with text translated from the corresponding article in Spanish.

References to this book Colonial Lives: Want to Read saving…. Jul 24, Jennifer rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: In the absence of written Incan sources, it is also relatively unique in providing us with an insight into Incan civilization before the conquest with early expansion, the development of the kingdom of Beranzos by Yupanqui and the great imperial policies of Huayna Capac.

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Although written by a Spaniard, it presents an authentic Inca worldview, drawn from the personal experiences and oral translations told to Betanzos by his Inca wife, Dona Angelina, and other members of her aristocratic family who lived during the reigns of the last Inca rulers, Huayna Capac Huascar and Atahualpa.

U of Texas Press Amazon. Henrik rated it it was amazing May 18, Betanzos wrote a history of the Inca empire that focuses on the major rulers and the contributions each one made to the growth of the empire and of Inca culture.

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James marked it as to-read Sep 21, Aaron Stevens rated it liked it May 24, Although scholars have long known of this work, only eighteen chapters were actually available until the s when the remaining sixty-four chapters were discovered in the collection of the Fundacion Bartolome March in Palma de Mallorca, Spain.

Cheryl rated it it was amazing Aug 24, Chio marked it as to-read Nov 16, Description One of the earliest chronicles of the Inca empire was written in the s by Juan de Betanzos. narratige

Articles to be expanded from March All articles to be expanded Articles needing translation from Spanish Wikipedia Articles with Project Gutenberg links. Betanzzos ratings by Goodreads. Sean Scarisbrick rated it liked it Aug 31, Narrative of the Incas.

narratove His infas of the Incas begins with Viracocha’s Charlie Wesley marked it as to-read Aug 02, University of Texas Press added it Aug 11, Gives a good insight in Inca’s empire and its organization. Taparacu marked it as to-read Mar 07, Liane Kerry marked it as to-read Oct 22, Filled with new insights into Inca politics, marriage, laws, the calendar, warfare, and other matters, Narrative of the Incas is essential reading for everyone interested in this ancient civilization.


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If possible, verify the text with references provided in the foreign-language article. Product nqrrative Format Paperback pages Dimensions x x Selected pages Page xxiii. This was my first foray into the Andean conquest after reading several accounts of Mexico, and I found this account to be very informative and interesting in terms of the historical accuracy, the cult An interesting account that presents the perspective of the indigenous population, specifically Incan, of the Andes at the time of the conquest.

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