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The royal hunt of the sun

Author: Peter Shaffer
Publisher: London : Penguin, 2006.
Series: Modern classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 16th-century Peru, Atahuallpa, the sun-god king, meets Pizarro the conquistador, representative of the Spanish Empire at its insatiable. While the Inca King is convinced of his own immortality, the Spaniard is cynical and greedy, leading to a collision of power and authority. Soon both men are locked in a struggle for survival.
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Genre/Form: Drama
History
Named Person: Atahualpa; Francisco Pizarro; Atahualpa; Francisco Pizarro
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Shaffer
ISBN: 014118888X 9780141188881
OCLC Number: 70764412
Notes: Originally published: London : Hamish Hamilton, 1964.
Description: pages cm.
Series Title: Modern classics.
Responsibility: Peter Shaffer.

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