Successors to the Chim gold workers and the Tiwanaku lake people, the Incas ruled the most spectacular empire South America has ever seen. The so-called Land of the Sun God was bright with treasure houses of precious metals, the most fabulous clothes and huge stone buildings. A variety of step-by-step projects enable you to bring this past age to life - beat on an Inca drum, make a model granary, and recreate a Chim√∫ ceremonial knife. The illustrations include cross-sections, historical maps, building constructions and a pictorial timeline, making this an ideal introduction to South American history, for study, reference and practical learning.
Biblio NotesJourney back through the centuries to a time before Europeans arrived in search of gold and land. Explore the Inca way of life high up in the Andes Mountains, including their study of the stars, their burial rituals, and the intricate rope bridges they wove. 15 easy-to-do projects actively involve the reader in understanding the past - make a reed boat that really floats, eat a delicious Inca bean stew, sculpt a Tiwanaku pottery jaguar, and design a dazzling sun god mask. Fascinating fact boxes provide extra insights and highlight links with the present. Perfect for school or home use by children aged 8 to 12.
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