09/21/2017

Peruvian Archeology

21. September 2017

Ein Vortrag von Jorge Tonfat (IWF/ÖAW) im Rahmen der IWF-Seminarreihe Herbst/Winter 2017/18

Ancient Peru is well-known due to the Inca civilization. However, they were the last stage of other previous civilizations that inhabited this region of the world. This talk will present some of the major pre-Inca civilizations that existed in what it is the modern Peru territory. A brief description of these civilizations will be given, showing some cultural aspects and major archeological sites.

A special remark will be done on archaeoastronomical sites.