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Top : Society : History : By Region : South America : Inca Empire (10 web sites)
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Society: Ethnicity: The_Americas: Indigenous: Amazonian
Society: History: By_Topic: Exploration: Explorers: Pizarro,_Francisco
Regional: South_America
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Chronicles of the Incas, 1540
A view of the Incan economy from conquistador Pedro de Cieza de Léon, provided by Modern History Sourcebook.
http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/mod/1540cieza.asp

History of the Conquest of Peru
Online version of the William Prescott classic provided by the World Wide School.
http://www.worldwideschool.org/library/books/hst/southamerican/HistoryoftheConquestofPeru/toc.html

Ice Mummies
NOVA Online resource. Archaeological expedition in search of frozen sacrifices on the summit of Sara Sara in Peru.
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/icemummies/

Pacaritambo
Magazine dedicated to the study of the ancient Americas, with emphasis on the Inca/Incas civilization and culture. They also cover the Aztecs, Mayas, Anasazi.
http://www.pacaritambo.com/

Talking Knots of the Inka
Abstract of a paper on the Inka accounting system that used knotted strings called quipus to record numerical data.
http://www.archaeology.org/9611/abstracts/inka.html

Tupac Amaru: The Life, Times and Execution of the Last Inca
A history of the first forty years of Inca-Spanish contact, from the execution of Atahualpa to the beheading of Tupac Amaru.
http://www.jqjacobs.net/andes/tupac_amaru.html