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Description One of the earliest chronicles of the Inca empire was written in the s by Juan de Betanzos. 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 Cuzco by Yupanqui and the great imperial policies of Huayna Capac.
Refresh and try again. To ask other readers questions about Narrative of the Incasplease sign up. 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.
Narrative of the Incas presents the first complete English translation of the original manuscript of this key document. About Juan de Betanzos. Robert rated it really liked it Feb 07, Narrative of the Incas presents the first complete English translation of the original manuscript of this key document.
De Betanzos, an interpreter who married the Inca princess Dona Angelina Yupanqui, was a little-known contemporary recorder of Peru’s Incan heritage. Book ratings by Goodreads. Review quote “For over years, de Betanzos’s work was known only in an chapter fragment, but recently the translators betwnzos this volume have discovered the complete manuscript.
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Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Whoever is interested in Incas civilization should read it. 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. This page was last edited on 9 Aprilat University of Texas Press added it Aug 11, Joni marked it as to-read Jan 10, There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
View a machine-translated version of the Spanish article. Trevor Morris rated it really liked it May 07, One of the earliest chronicles of the Inca empire was written in the s by Juan de Betanzos.
Megan marked it as to-read Sep 13, Stephanie marked it as to-read Jan 26, Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. John Caviglia rated it really liked it May 17, This translation is a triumph of historical scholarship and a treasure for scholars.