An Account of the Conquest of Peru (Dodo Press)
by Pedro Sancho (9781409940029)

An Account of the Conquest of Peru (Dodo Press)
 
Pedro Sancho
Release Date: 25 September 2009
Format: Paperback
Pages: 98
Category: World
ISBN: 9781409940029
ISBN-10: 1409940020



The Spanish conquest of the Inca Empire was a process through which a group of Spaniards led by Francisco Pizarro succeeded in toppling the Inca Empire in the early 16th-century, as part of the discovery and conquest of the new world. They took advantage of a recent civil war in the empire (between the groups of the brothers: Atahualpa and Huascar) to capture the ruling monarch, Inca in the city of Cajamarca on November 15, 1532. Today it is called the Siege of the Incas. In the following years the conquistadors managed to consolidate their power over the whole Andean region, repressing successive indigenous rebellions until the establishment of the Viceroyalty of Peru in 1542 and the fall of the resistance of Vilcabamba in 1572.

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