Ancient People of the Andes

Ancient People of the Andes

by Michael A. Malpass

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ISBN-13: 9781501700002
Publisher: Cornell University Press
Publication date: 05/27/2016
Pages: 312
Sales rank: 681,872
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.90(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Michael A. Malpass is Charles A. Dana Professor in the Social Sciences and Professor of Anthropology at Ithaca College. He is the author of Daily Life in the Inca Empire, editor of Provincial Inca: Archaeological and Ethnohistorical Assessment of the Impact of the Inca State, and coeditor of Distant Provinces in the Inka Empire: Toward a Deeper Understanding of Inka Provincialism.

Table of Contents

1 Learning about the Past
2 Geography of the Central and South Andes
3 The Time Before Temples: The Early and Middle Preceramic Periods
4 Settling Down and Settling In: The Late Preceramic Period
5 Societal Growth and Differentiation: The Initial Period
6 Of Masks and Monoliths: The Early Horizon
7 Art and Power: The Early Intermediate Period
8 Clash of the Titans? Tiwanaku, Wari, and the Middle Horizon
9 Auca Runa, the Epoch of Warfare: The Late Intermediate Period
10 Expansion and Empire: The Inkas and the Late Horizon

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