Archaeology and Language in the Andes

Author(s): 
Heggarty, Paul
Author(s): 
Beresford-Jones, David
ISBN: 
9780197265031
Date published: 
April 2012
Hardback
Price: 
£85.00

In order to weave together a coherent, holistic, and convincing tale of the Andean past, archaeologists study the outstanding record left by successive cultures; linguists mine the rich seam of information in the Quechua language family; anthropologists and historians tease out conflicting native mytho-histories.