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Author Protzen, Jean-Pierre.

Title Inca architecture and construction at Ollantaytambo / Jean-Pierre Protzen ; with original drawings by Robert Batson.

Published New York : Oxford University Press, 1993.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Archit  985.37 PROT    AVAILABLE
Physical description x, 303 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-296) and index.
Contents I. The Site and Its Architecture. 1. The Archaeological Complex of Ollantaytambo. 2. The Settlement. 3. The Fortress. 4. The Callejon and Q'ellu Raqay. 5. The Storehouses. 6. The Quarries of Kachiqhata -- II. Construction Techniques. 7. Construction Materials. 8. Quarrying. 9. Transporting. 10. Cutting and Dressing. 11. Fitting, Laying, and Handling. 12. Mortared Masonry. 13. Details of Design and Construction -- III. Construction Episodes. 14. Evidence of Construction Phases. 15. Chronology -- Appendix: Storage Capacity of Qollqa at Ollantaytambo.
Other author Batson, Robert.
Subject Inca architecture.
Quarries and quarrying, Prehistoric -- Peru -- Ollantaytambo.
Stonemasonry -- Peru -- Ollantaytambo.
Incas -- Antiquities.
Ollantaytambo Site (Ollantaytambo, Peru)
ISBN 0195070690 (acid-free paper)