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Some notes on the archaeology of the Department of Puno, Peru

Marion Hutchinson Tschopik

Some notes on the archaeology of the Department of Puno, Peru

by Marion Hutchinson Tschopik

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Published by The Museum in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indian pottery -- South America -- Peru.,
  • Pottery -- Peru.,
  • Puno (Puno, Peru) -- Antiquities.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Marion H. Tschopik ...
    SeriesExpeditions to southern Peru [1939- ] Peabody museum, Harvard university. Report -- no. 3., Harvard University. Peabody Museum of American Archaeology and Ethnology. Papers -- v. 27, no. 3., Papers of the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University -- v. 27, no. 3.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE51 .H337 vol. 27, no. 3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, [1], 57 p., 1 l. incl. front. (map) illus., tables.
    Number of Pages57
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18618501M
    LC Control Number46002791

    In Peru’s busiest cities – Lima, Cusco, and Arequipa – archaeologists are still uncovering the handiwork of long-gone people. For at le years, humans in Peru have been building civilizations, dying out, and starting over. Exploring these sites and museums will reveal some of what Peru has to tell us about our beginnings. Lawyers from the Puno office of the Defensoría del Pueblo, Peru's National Human Rights Ombudsman's Office, also provided the monitors with training and support, as did other strategic allies. The initiative uses a human rights-based approach to health to promote local level accountability of district health facilities.

    Births, marriages, deaths, indexes and other records created by civil registration offices in the department of Puno, Peru. Some of these records have been indexed and are searchable as part of this collection. Additional images and indexed records will be published as they become available. Travel in three days the southern highlands of Peru from Cusco to Puno through breathtaking landscapes, visiting villages, museums, churches and Inca temples. Discover also the richness of the country's cultural heritage, which remains alive to this day in the communities that live in the Titicaca, the highest navigable lake in the world.

    "Liophis problematicus, new species, is based on a specimen from m elevation on the Amazonian side of the Andes in the Department of Puno, extreme southeastern Peru. It is a very small snake (adult male mm total length), with a bilobed hemipenis having nude apical discs, a condition that defines a probably monophyletic group (tribe. Puno is the capital of the department of the same name, which is well-kown throughout the world as a result of its location on the shores of Lake Titicaca, the highest navigable lake in the world. The city and lake are situated at meters above sea level and the inhabitants of the area have adapted well to the local geographical and climatic conditions.


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Some notes on the archaeology of the Department of Puno, Peru by Marion Hutchinson Tschopik Download PDF EPUB FB2

Some notes on the archaeology of the Department of Puno, Peru. Cambridge, Mass.: Some notes on the archaeology of the Department of Puno Museum, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Marion Hutchinson Tshopik; Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology.; Institute of Andean Research.

Some Notes on the Archaeology of the Department of Puno, Peru, by Marion H. Tschopik (Report no. 3, Peabody Museum Expeditions to Southern Peru). Vol no. Indian Skeletal Material from the Central Coast of Peru, by Marshall T. Newman (Report no. 4, Peabody Museum Expeditions to Southern Peru).

Vol no. The Archaeology of Northern Puno. Late Sites in Sandia and Carabaya, Peru, Publisher: Memoirs of the Museum of Anthropology University of Michigan Num Editors: Alexei Vranich, Elizabeth A. Archaeological Places in Puno.

The magic of Lake Titicaca. The department of Puno is fundamentally a high plateau (3, 4, m.a.s.l.). Its landscape surprises because of the vast Lake Titicaca, the highest navigable lake in the world, and the snow-capped peaks flanking its eastern side.

It has been the origin and cradle of big pre-Hispanic civilizations and of the mythical legend of Manco Cápac and. Adolph F A Bandelier ( - ) did some brief survey work in Peru in the s just as archaeology and anthropology were defining their own parameters and perimeters within other disciplines.

Funded by Henry Villard ( - ) and affiliated with the American Museum of Natural History (New York), this work was very preliminary and I. Puno (Spanish pronunciation:) is a department in southeastern is bordered by Bolivia on the east, the departments of Madre de Dios on the north, Cusco and Arequipa on the west, Moquegua on the southwest, and Tacna on the south.

Its capital is the city of Puno, which is located on Lake Titicaca in the geographical region known as the Altiplano or high sierra.

The town of Puno is the capital of the department of Puno in Peru. It was founded on November 4, by the Spanish for its closeness to the colonial silver mine of Laykakota.

Puno Peru is located at an altitude of 12, feet or 3, meters above sea level and has a population ofArchaeological sites in Peru are numerous and diverse, representing different aspects including temples and fortresses of the various cultures of ancient Peru, such as the Moche and sites vary in importance from small local sites to UNESCO World Heritage sites of global importance.

Their nature and complexity of the sites vary from small single-featured sites such as pyramids to. The Uros are a pre-Incan people who live on forty-two artificial floating islands in Lake Titicaca Puno, Peru and Bolivia.

They call themselves "Lupihaques" (Sons of the Sun) and consider themselves descendants of the ancient Uros, who are the first major ethnic group to have settled in the Andes, but much debate has taken place in academic circles surrounding their origin and lineage. In the early s, M. Wells Jakeman of the BYU Department of Archaeology suggested that a complicated scene carved on Stela 5 in Izapa was a depiction of a Book of Mormon event called "Lehi's dream", which features a vision of the tree of life.

This interpretation is disputed by other Mormon and non-Mormon scholars. Daily archaeological news and exclusive online features, plus articles from the current issue and back issues. This book includes discussions of the most famous sites as well as many that are only rarely visited by the average foreign tourist.

Michael E. Moseley The Incas and Their Ancestors: The Archaeology of Peru Thames and Hudson A college level textbook written by one of the best known archaeologists working in Peru.

Puno (Peru) 2; Ancón (Peru) 1; Apatzingán de la Constitución (Mexico) 1; Some notes on the archaeology of the department of Puno, Peru [] Tschopik, Marion Hutchinson, Pub.

for the Department of anthropology, Yale university by the Yale university press; London, H. Milford, Oxford university press, Author: Tello, Julio C. () Publisher: Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos Pub Date: Binding: Paperback Condition: Poor to Fair. Binding tight.

Spotting on both front and rear covers, smudging to bottom of text block. Edge and corner wear. Wear to head and foot of spine. All fold-out maps and drawings intact, refolded and.

Studying the cultural heritage of some of Peru's earliest civilizations is at the heart of the field school run by Luis Jaime Castillo Butters, a visiting professor at Harvard in and. Book your tickets online for the top things to do in Puno, Peru on Tripadvisor: traveler reviews and photos of Puno tourist attractions.

Find what to do today, this weekend, or in August. We have reviews of the best places to see in Puno. Visit top-rated & must-see attractions.

Mass Market Paperback. Condition: GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, thatâ ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library.

Author: Willey, Gordon R. () Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Pub Date: (First edition) Binding: Hardcover Condition: Good.

Binding tight. No tears, bends or folds. Without dust jacket, as issued. Light spotting to front board. Lower rear corner bumped. All fold-outs in good condition, correctly refolded. Gilt on spine slight faded but still readable. Notes: Bureau. A survey of all of some ancient sites of the Andes - Andean Archaeology, J.

Alden Mason (Wenner Gren Foundation) Columbia excavations at Mosquera, near Bogota - North Coast Peru - Sugar Central, Hacienda Patopo, Chiclayo - Lambayeque Valley ruins from the air - Lima – Pachacamac - Cajamarquilla - South Coast, Peru - Nazca region - Tambo Colorado, Pisco valley - Graves at Paracas - Peru.

This book is certainly better than average for those specializing in archaeology of the America's. It is well written and documented, with conclusions well thought out, especially considering this book is around the turn of the 20th century.

A lot of research went into writing this s:. The most majestic sight within the city itself is the 18th-century Baroque cathedral, a landmark church that towers over the city center. The interior doesn’t quite match its spectacular façade, so the monument is best admired from the adjacent Plaza de Armas, Puno’s most central and attractive square.

Puno Cathedral, Jr. Ayacucho, Puno, Peru.Puno is the name of a departamento (state) as well as a city on the shores of Lake Titicaca. Textiles and Handicrafts The city of Puno is an attraction in itself with a wide variety and high quality of local textiles and handicrafts made from alpaca, llama, and sheep wool.

About 50% of Peru's alpaca herds are found in the Puno region.Cross sections of new world prehistory: a brief report on the work of the Institute of Andean research, (with 33 plates) by William Duncan Strong (Book) Cross sections of new world prehistory: a brief report on the work of the Institute of Andean research, by William Duncan Strong (Book).