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Author Bauer, Brian S.

Title The sacred landscape of the Inca : the Cusco ceque system / Brian S. Bauer.

Published Austin : University of Texas Press, 1998.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  299.88323 BAUE    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st University of Texas Press ed.
Physical description xiv, 249 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-239) and indexes.
Contents 1. Introduction. The Shrines and Ceques of Cusco. The Organization of Cusco and the Ceque System. Studies of the Cusco Ceque System -- 2. The Original Ceque System Manuscript. The Date of the Original Ceque System Manuscript. Sixteenth-Century Writings on the Cusco Ceque System -- 3. Huacas. The Huacas of the Cusco Ceque System. Identifying Huacas: A Research Method -- 4. The Social Organization of Cusco and Its Ceque System. Collana, Payan, Cayao. Kings, Ayllus, and Ceques -- 5. The Huacas and Ceques of Chinchaysuyu -- 6. The Huacas and Ceques of Antisuyu -- 7. The Huacas and Ceques of Collasuyu -- 8. The Huacas and Ceques of Cuntisuyu -- 9. Albornoz and the Cusco Ceque System. Albornoz and the Huacas of Chinchaysuyu -- 10. Systems of Huacas and Ceques: Past and Present. Evidence of Other Inca Ceques. Possible Evidence of Pre-Inca Ceques: The Nazca Lines. Modern Ritual Lines in the Andes -- 11. An Overview of the Cusco Ceque System.
App. 1. Rowe's (1980) and Zuidema's (1964) Numbering Systems for the Cusco Ceque System -- App. 2. Account of the shrines of Cuzco (Bernabe Cobo, Historia del Nuevo Mundo, ms.1653, Book Thirteen, Chapters 13-16) / John H. Rowe -- App. 3. Suggested Glosses of Huaca Names / Margot Beyersdorff -- Glossary of Aymara, English, Spanish, and Quechua Terms.
Subject Incas -- Religion.
Sacred space -- Peru -- Cuzco.
Indians of South America -- Andes Region -- Religion.
Incas -- Social life and customs.
Indians of South America -- Andes Region -- Social life and customs.
Cuzco (Peru) -- Antiquities.
ISBN 0292708653 (alk. paper)