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Bourbon Peru 1750-1824

John Fisher

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239086
eISBN:
9781846312687
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846312687
Subject:
History, Latin American History

By considering Bourbon Peru in a chronological framework that begins at mid-century rather than 1700, this book focuses the reader's attention on the key issue of the relationship between colonial ... More


Canons of Inka Settlement Planning

Ian Farrington

in Cusco: Urbanism and Archaeology in the Inka World

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780813044330
eISBN:
9780813046327
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813044330.003.0003
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

The chronicles relate that six Sapa Inka engaged in both urban and rural planning. Pachakuti Inka Yupanki devised a four-phase plan to rebuild the Sun temple, redevelop the agricultural hinterland, ... More


Flying “Cholo”

Willie Hiatt

in The Rarified Air of the Modern: Airplanes and Technological Modernity in the Andes

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780190248901
eISBN:
9780190248932
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190248901.003.0004
Subject:
History, Latin American History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter demonstrates how Cuzqueños employed flight to construct a modern identity built upon a unique claim to the past. Alejandro Velasco Astete’s September 1925 flight from Lima to his ... More


The Inca and the Politics of Nostalgia

in Habsburg Peru: Images, Imagination and Memory

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239147
eISBN:
9781846313264
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853239147.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

During the last five decades of Spanish colonial rule (c.1770–1824), the Cuzco region became a principal venue for protests, rebellions, and sundry subversive activities in the Viceroyalty of Peru. ... More


The Inca Motif in Colonial Fiestas – I

in Habsburg Peru: Images, Imagination and Memory

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239147
eISBN:
9781846313264
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853239147.003.0010
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

The Bishop of Cuzco, Juan Manuel Moscoso y Peralta, critiqued Incaic symbolism in religious festivals and asserted that Incaic dress was strictly required for the indigenous nobility on ‘all’ civic ... More


The Inca Motif in Colonial Fiestas – II

in Habsburg Peru: Images, Imagination and Memory

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239147
eISBN:
9781846313264
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853239147.003.0011
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This chapter examines the participation of the Inca nobility in a customary annual fiesta and procession held in honour of Our Lady of Loreto on August 22, 1692 in the Inca capital of Cuzco in Peru. ... More


Indicators of Possible Driving Forces for the Spread of Quechua and Aymara Reflected in the Archaeology of Cuzco

GORDON F. McEWAN

in Archaeology and Language in the Andes

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780197265031
eISBN:
9780191754142
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197265031.003.0010
Subject:
Classical Studies, American History: pre-Columbian BCE to 500CE

Linguistic studies have shown that the traditional idea that the expansion of the Inca Empire was the driving force behind the spread of all Quechua cannot be correct. Across much of its ... More


The Mascapaycha: Collections of Incan Antiquities in Cuzco

Stefanie Gänger

in Relics of the Past: The Collecting and Study of Pre-Columbian Antiquities in Peru and Chile, 1837-1911

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199687695
eISBN:
9780191804830
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199687695.003.0002
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter examines Cuzco archaeology, antiquarianism, and collecting as a cultural, social, and intellectual landscape during the second half of the nineteenth century, with special reference to ... More


Niño Compadrito

Frank Graziano

in Cultures of Devotion: Folk Saints of Spanish America

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2007
ISBN:
9780195171303
eISBN:
9780199785193
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195171303.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter explores the devotion to Niño Compadrito, a bone effigy venerated as a folk saint in Cuzco, Peru. It examines skulls and bones in folk devotions; myth formation; relation to syncretic ... More


A People from under the World: Europeans and Other Intruders

James H. Merrell

in The Indians' New World: Catawbas and Their Neighbors from European Contact through the Era of Removal

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807834039
eISBN:
9781469600772
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9780807834039.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter focuses on the time one hundred and sixty years before John Lawson took ship for America, when the Spanish explorer Hernando de Soto plunged into what is now central South Carolina in ... More


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