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Author Schreffler, Michael J.
Title Cuzco : Incas, Spaniards, and the making of a colonial city / Michael J. Schreffler.
Publication Info. New Haven, CT : Yale University Press, 2020.
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Description 199 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 28 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [177]-192) and index.
Contents Introduction: In search of early colonial Cuzco -- Imagining Inca Cuzco: Juan de Betanzos, Angelina Yupanqui, and the origin of a sacred center -- Dreaming of Inca Cuzco: Cristóbal de Mena, Francisco de Xerez, and the conquest of Peru -- Imagining Spanish Cuzco: Francisco Pizarro, Pedro Sancho, and the act of foundation -- Planning Spanish Cuzco: The city council and the distribution of lots -- Razing Spanish Cuzco: Manco Inca and the siege of Cuzco -- Recouping Spanish Cuzco: Cieza de León and the civil wars of Spanish Peru -- Remembering Inca Cuzco, remaking Spanish Cuzco: Garcilaso de la Vega and the city council -- Conclusion: An end and a beginning.
Subject Incas -- Peru -- Cuzco.
Cuzco (Peru) -- History.
Cuzco (Peru) -- Antiquities.
Spain -- Colonies -- America.
Added Title Incas, Spaniards, and the making of a colonial city
ISBN 9780300218114 hardcover
0300218117 hardcover