11 Mar PDF | On Sep 1, , Roberto A. Valdeon and others published Translation and the Cronica del Peru: The Voices of Pedro Cieza de Leon. The First part of the Chronicle of Peru by Pedro Cieza de León is described by the Tags: Biblioteca Inca Garcilaso de la Vega, crónica, crónica de indias, Inca . The third part of Cieza de León’s Crónicas del Perú, which examined the discovery and conquest of Peru by the Spaniards, was considered by historians to be.

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Much of the silver which was in the temple of the sun, called Ccuri-cancha, is said to have been taken from this hill, and the Spaniards have also got a great deal out of it.

Thus, although no maize can be raised throughout the Colloa, the chiefs and people did not fail to obtain it by this arrangement, for the Mitimaes brought up loads of maize, coca, and fruits of all kinds, besides plenty of honey, which abounds in all parts of the forests, where it is cronicx in the hollows of trees in the way I have described when treating of Quinbaya.

Machine translation like Deepl or Google Translate is a useful starting point for translations, but translators ceonica revise errors as necessary and confirm that the translation is accurate, rather than simply copy-pasting machine-translated text into the English Wikipedia. They seem to have some ornament on their heads. Spanish conquistador and chronicler of Peru.

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This description of the Collao is very accurate. There’s a problem loading this menu right now.

They are of all colours, like the horses of Spain, when domesticated, but the wild kind, called huanacus, have only one colour, which is a washed-out chestnut.

Some of the citizens of this town are among the richest and most prosperous people in the Indies, for in the years and 1. In the beds of reeds in this lake there are many kinds of birds, such as large ducks, and they kill d or three kinds of fish in the lake, which are very good, though they are held to be unwholesome. One of the shrubs came up by the roots, and disclosed a quantity of native silver, which was the commencement of the vein called La Rica.


They feed on the herbage of the plains, and when they complain they make a noise like the groaning of camels. Besides this, the animals are useful to both Indians and Spaniards as beasts of burden, to carry merchandise whithersoever they list, but they are generally used on the road from Cuzco to Putosi, a distance of near two hundred leagues.

Explore the Home Gift Guide. Jean-claude Marzec added it Mar 05, He wrote this book in four parts, but only the first was published during his lifetime; the remaining sections were not published until the 19th and 20th centuries.

Notwithstanding all this, the citizens have thought of moving nearer to the great lake of Titicaca, between the villages of Huaqui and Tiahuanaco.

It is watery, has a sweetish taste, and is much liked by the Peruvians. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. South of the Vilca- uota mountains the Andes separate into two distinct chains, namely the Cordillera or coast range and the Eastern Andes, which include the loftiest peaks in South America, IlHmani and Sorata. Read more Read less. In there were about five thousand mouths of mines on the mountain, of which only fifty or sixty were then worked. Get to Know Us. At present there are priests and friars in many parts of the Collao, appointed by those who hold encomiendas over the Indians ; and I pray to God that he will carry this work forward without weighing our sins.

This town of Plata was settled and founded by the captain Peransurez, in the name of his Majesty the emperor and king our lord, the Adelantado Don Francisco Pizarro being his governor and captain-general of Peru, in the year Lymarie rated it liked it Apr 28, Close by are the tombs of the native chiefs of this place, as high as towers, broad and square, with doors towards the rising sun.

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Here Francisco Hernandez Giron, the rebel who led an insurrection to oppose the abohtion of personal service amongst the Indians, was finally defeated in Some of them are as large as small donkeys, with long legs, broad bellies, and a neck of the length and shape of that of a camel. From this, and from the fact that they also speak of bearded men on the island of Titicaca, and of others who built the edifice of Vinaque, 1 it may, perhaps, be inferred that, before the Yncas reigned, there was an intelligent race who came from some unknown part, and who did these things.

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It is crohica one of the principal towns in the modern Republic of Bolivia. They wander over the uninhabited wilds, and eat the herbage which Grod has created there.

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They contain an account of the laws, habits, religion, and policy of the Yncas. The treasure that was found in those times was a wonderful thing. Besides the lands which the natives occupy with their fields and houses, there are vast uninhabited tracts. From the eyes, which are large and round, two wide bands, each with three double circles, project to the chin. Along the western shore there are acres of tall rushes.

The Ynca exclaimed Tia Be seated Huanaco: You must provide copyright attribution in the drl summary by providing an interlanguage link to the source of your translation.

The licentiate Polo de Ondegardo was appointed corregidor of Charcas by the president Gasca, and subsequently of Cuzco, where he remained for several years. The ruins appear never to have been finished, but to have been merely the commencement of what the founders intended to have built. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. In the last chapter I have declared how these people made great ado when they put their dead into the tombs. It was founded in the most level part that could be selected, for the sake of the wood and water, of which there is much in this small valley, as the climate is warmer than on the plains of the Collao, which are higher, and where there are none of the things necessary for a large city.

This fair continued from early morning until dusk ; and as these Indians got silver every day, and are fond of eating and treating, especially those who have intercourse with Spaniards, they all spent what they got, so that people assembled from all parts with provisions and other necessaries for their support.