The Conquest of the Incas

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Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1973 - History - 641 pages
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This monumental work of history removes the Incas from the realm of legend and shows the reality of their struggles against the Spanish invasion. Winner of the 1971 Christopher Award. Index; photographs, maps, and line drawings.

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User Review  - David Becker - Goodreads

A well-told narrative, and corrected many erroneous assumptions about the Pizarro conquest. It was horses, not guns, that gave the conquistadores such an advantage. That and internal disarray within ... Read full review

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User Review  - Brett - Goodreads

Great historical read. Little slow through the middle but a good choice for anybody who wants to learn about the European conquest of Peru. Read full review

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Maps
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Preface
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