INCA ARCHITECTURE


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  • Inca society — The society of the Inca Empire centered in what is now Peru, from AD 1438 to AD 1533. Over that period, the Inca used conquest and peaceful assimilation to incorporate in their empire a large portion of western South America, centered on the… …   Wikipedia

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  • Inca Empire — Infobox Former Country native name = Tawantinsuyu conventional long name = Inca Empire common name = Inca Empire continent = South America region = Andes country = Peru era = P Columbian status = Empire government type = Monarchy date pre = year… …   Wikipedia

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  • Architecture of Peru — Peruvian architecture is the architecture carried out during any time in what is now modern day Peru, and by Peruvian architects worldwide. Its diversity and long history spans from ancient Peru, the Inca Empire, Colonial Peru to the present… …   Wikipedia

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