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The Incas : a novel

Author: Daniel Peters
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"Daniel Peters has done a prodigious amount of work in reconstructing the history of one of the most interesting peoples inhabing the Americas, and one of the least known, the Incas of Peru. Using this knowledge brilliantly, he has written a beautiful, tragic, heroic account of their last years, from 1511 to 1530, when these superior Indians were overwhelmed by their Spanish conquerors. It is written with beauty and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Peters, Daniel, 1948-
Incas.
New York : Random House, ©1991
(OCoLC)647583490
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Peters
ISBN: 0394584929 9780394584928
OCLC Number: 22178873
Description: 1057 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Daniel Peters.

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"Daniel Peters has done a prodigious amount of work in reconstructing the history of one of the most interesting peoples inhabing the Americas, and one of the least known, the Incas of Peru. Using this knowledge brilliantly, he has written a beautiful, tragic, heroic account of their last years, from 1511 to 1530, when these superior Indians were overwhelmed by their Spanish conquerors. It is written with beauty and compassion--an amazing accomplishment and a compelling reading experience"--James A Michener.

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