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The ancient Andean village

Kevin J. Vaughn

The ancient Andean village

Marcaya in prehispanic Nasca

by Kevin J. Vaughn

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Published by University of Arizona Press in Tuson, Ariz .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nazca culture,
  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Peru,
  • Marcaya Site (Peru)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementKevin J. Vaughn.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF3429.1.N3 V38 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22691480M
    ISBN 109780816527069
    LC Control Number2008050880
    OCLC/WorldCa276930427

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    Ancient Andean peoples encoded knowledge in knotted cords of cotton or wool called khipus. In The Cord Keepers, the distinguished anthropologist Frank Salomon breaks new ground with a close ethnography of one Andean village where villagers, surprisingly, have conserved a set of these enigmatic cords to the present day. Ancient Civilizations book. Ancient Civilizations. DOI link for Ancient Civilizations. for powerful states and empires fl ourished throughout the Andean region while Cuzco itself was still a small village. Chapter 18 tells the story of these early Andean states, which in turn developed from earlier kingdoms described in the previous.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiii, pages: illustrations, maps ; 24 cm: Contents: Introduction --Agency, power, and villages in middle-range societies --Ancient Nasca: the archaeological context --The village approach to Nasca society --Investigations at Marcaya --Pottery at Marcaya --Non-pottery artifacts at Marcaya --Marcaya, an early Nasca village.

With this book, Kevin Vaughn offers the first portrait of village life in this ancient Andean society. Vaughn is interested in how societies develop and change, in particular their subsistence and political economies, interactions between elites and commoners, and the ritual activities of everyday life.

Travel back to ancient Incan times in the Andean village of Cancha Cancha on your way to Machu Picchu. Cancha Cancha is a small village located in the Lares Valley at an altitude of 3, m / 12, is the only Andean village that lacks modern technology.

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The Andean civilizations were complex societies of many cultures and peoples mainly developed in the river valleys of the coastal deserts of stretched from the Andes of Ecuador southward down the Andes to northern Argentina and ologists believe that Andean civilizations first developed on the narrow coastal plain of the Pacific Ocean.

Maritime Communities of the Ancient Andes examines how settlements along South America’s Pacific coastline played a role in the emergence, consolidation, and collapse of Andean civilizations from the Late Pleistocene era through Spanish colonization.

Providing the first synthesis of data from Chile, Peru, and Ecuador, this wide-ranging volume. A Peruvian student, Roxana Quispe Collantes, has written and defended her post-doctoral thesis “in Quechua”, the ancient language of the Andean Incas. Quispe Collantes has become the first person ever to write and defend a thesis on Peruvian and Latin American literature, in Quechua, the ancient language of the Inca which is still spoken by around 8 million Andean people today.

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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records Vaughn, Kevin J. Title: The ancient Andean village: Marcaya in prehispanic Nasca Published By: Original publisher Tucson: University of Arizona Press.

xiii, p. ill., maps. If you are interested in the Andes from a culture and even spiritual viewpoint then this book is a great place to start. It covers the major cites in sufficient detail to give you a vignette or small taste of what each site is about.

There are plenty of photos and Reviews: 7. Pre-Columbian civilizations - Pre-Columbian civilizations - Andean civilization: For several thousand years before the Spanish invasion of Peru ina wide variety of high mountain and desert coastal kingdoms developed in western South America.

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Both contributed to the fabric of the great civilizations that had developed centuries before the Inka mastered one of the most diverse landscapes on earth.