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Cuzco and the Tawantinsuyu Empire

Lecture no. 18 from the course: Lost Worlds of South America

Cuzco and the Tawantinsuyu Empire

Taught by Professor Edwin Barnhart | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses

The city of Cuzco stands as the supreme achievement in architecture and aesthetics of pre-Columbian South America. Study the city’s astounding features, such as its hydraulic engineering, anti-seismic construction, and its perfectly fitting stonework that defies explanation. Learn also about the culture of ancestral mummies, the golden Coricancha temple, and other architectural marvels.

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t********m
July 13, 2018
Ah, we're getting into chemistry.

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November 27, 2017

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May 24, 2017

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