Inka Settlement Planning
Annotation Using extensive aerial photography and detailed site maps, Hyslop (research fellow, Institute of Andean Research, NYC) summarizes and evaluates information about both the physical architecture and symbolic aspects of pre-conquest Inka settlements throughout the empire. With 133 half tones, 61 line drawings, and nine maps. Annotation(c) 2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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