The Illustrated History of the Incas
Legends, Myths and Culture of the Ancient Native Peoples of the Andes and South America, With More Than 500 PhotographsBook - 2013
This two-volume comprehensive and authoritative history describes the political, military and social world of ancient America. It explores the region¿s vivid mythology, including tales of creation, earth and sky; legends of the gods, goddesses and heroes; and stories of fertility, harvest and the afterlife. The first book focuses on the Maya and Aztec civilizations of Mexico and Central America, and the second on the Inca Empire that stretched the length of South America. Taking in many other cultures, this is a perfect introduction to the subject and also a stunning visual record of a fascinating period that has helped to shape our world.
Publisher: Wigston, Leicestershire :, Lorenz Books,, 
Branch Call Number: 985.019 JON
Characteristics: 256 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 23 cm
Alternative Title: Incas