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Narrative of the Incas by Juan de Betanzos
Do not translate text that appears unreliable or low-quality. Sean Scarisbrick rated it liked it Aug 31, Karen Bwtanzos marked it as to-read Jul 16, Although written by a Spaniard, it presents an authentic Inca worldview, drawn from the personal experiences and oral translations told to Betanzos by his Inca wife, Dona Angelina, and other members of her aristocratic family who lived during the reigns of the last Anrrative rulers, Huayna Capac Huascar and Atahualpa.
An interesting account that presents the perspective of the indigenous population, specifically Incan, imcas the Andes at the time of the conquest. Although written by a Spaniard, it presents an authentic Inca worldview, drawn from the personal experiences and oral traditions told to Betanzos by his Inca wife, Dona Angelina, and other members of her aristocratic family who lived during the reigns of the last Inca rulers, Huayna Capac Huascar and Atahualpa.
References to this book Colonial Lives: Whoever is interested in Incas civilization should read it. BoyerGeoffrey Spurling No preview available – One of the earliest chronicles of the Inca empire was written in the s by Juan de Betanzos. Retrieved from ” https: Mohammed marked it as to-read Apr 17, Narrative of the Incas presents the first complete English translation of the original manuscript of this key document.
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Although scholars have long known of this work, only eighteen chapters were actually available until the s when the remaining sixty-four chapters were discovered in jhan collection of the Fundacion Bartolome March in Palma de Mallorca, Spain. Return to Book Page.
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Chio marked it as to-read Nov 16, Stentor rated it liked it Nov 04, Taparacu marked it infas to-read Mar 07, Although written by a Spaniard, it presents an authentic Inca worldview, drawn from the personal experiences and oral traditions told to Betanzos by his Inca wife, Dona Angelina, and other members of her aristocratic family who lived during the reigns of the last Inca rulers, Huayna Capac Huascar and Atahualpa.
My library Help Advanced Book Search. Sandhya Jha marked it as to-read Feb 21, De Betanzos, an interpreter who married the Inca princess Dona Angelina Yupanqui, was a little-known contemporary recorder of Peru’s Incan heritage.
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Tom Schneitter marked it as to-read Sep 20, Want to Read saving…. This page was last edited on 9 Aprilat Content in this edit is translated from the existing German Wikipedia article at [[: Dana Buchanan is a professional translator.
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Dana Buchanan is a professional translator. University of Texas Press added it Aug 11, Boris Aguilar rated it really liked it May 29, In the absence of written Incan sources, it is also relatively unique in uncas us with an insight into Incan civilization before the conquest with early expansion, the development of the kingdom of Cuzco by Yupanqui and the great imperial policies of Huayna Capac.
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Dottie added it Jun 12, John Caviglia rated it really liked it May 17, Aaron Stevens rated it liked it May 24, This is an excellent legendary history of the lineage df Topa Inca Yupanque as related through the family historians of the Inca royal house in the s. This was my first foray into the Andean conquest after reading several accounts of Mexico, and I found this account to be very informative and interesting in terms of the historical accuracy, the cult An interesting account that presents the perspective of the indigenous population, specifically Incan, of the Andes at the time of the conquest.
Exact name of German article]]; see incss history for attribution. Emily rated juuan liked it Nov 01,