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Incamisana : engineering an Inca water temple

Author: Kenneth R Wright; Arminda Gibaja Oviedo; Gordon Francis McEwan; Richard W Miksad; Ruth M Wright
Publisher: Reston, Virginia : American Society of Civil Engineers, [2016]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Wright and his coauthors analyze and explain the masterful design of the Incamisana, which incorporates hydraulic works into an aesthetically pleasing ceremonial complex as part of the royal estate of Ollantaytambo.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(DLC) 2015023960
(OCoLC)924682026
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth R Wright; Arminda Gibaja Oviedo; Gordon Francis McEwan; Richard W Miksad; Ruth M Wright
ISBN: 9780784479353 0784479356
OCLC Number: 953552496
Description: 1 online resource (i x, 148 pages) : illustrations (some color), maps (some color
Contents: Pages:1 to 25; Pages:26 to 50; Pages:51 to 75; Pages:76 to 100; Pages:101 to 125; Pages:126 to 150; Pages:151 to 159.
Responsibility: Kenneth R. Wright, P.E., Arminda M. Gibaja Oviedo, Magister, Gordon F. McEwan, Ph. D., Richard W. Miksad, Sc. D., Ruth M. Wright, J.D.

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The Incamisana, an ancient water temple that is part of the royal estate at Ollantaytambo, is a hydraulic masterpiece that serves as historical evidence of the importance of water to the Inca. This  Read more...

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