The Inca Empire

The Inca Empire

by L. L. Owens
     
 
The Incas were an ancient people. Scholars try to understand how the Incas lived. But that can be hard. The Incas had no written language. Most of what we know about Incas comes from artifacts and from the Spanish. They conquered the Inca Empire in the 16th century A.D. Then they wrote down the stories they heard. Today, people still travel to the ancient Incan ruins

Overview

The Incas were an ancient people. Scholars try to understand how the Incas lived. But that can be hard. The Incas had no written language. Most of what we know about Incas comes from artifacts and from the Spanish. They conquered the Inca Empire in the 16th century A.D. Then they wrote down the stories they heard. Today, people still travel to the ancient Incan ruins in Peru to try to unravel the secrets of this ancient civilization.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780756909116
Publisher:
Perfection Learning Corporation
Publication date:
08/28/2002
Series:
Cover-to-Cover Series
Pages:
56
Product dimensions:
5.96(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.42(d)
Age Range:
8 - 12 Years

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