Machu Picchu Aerial View

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Dan Merino
published on 01 March 2014
Machu Picchu Aerial View

The Inca site of Machu Picchu built by Pachacuti Inca Yupanqui (1438-71 CE). Fortress, sanctuary, and once home to around 1,000 residents, the site is perched in the high Andes above the river Urubamba.

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Merino, D. (2014, March 01). Machu Picchu Aerial View. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/2331/

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Merino, Dan. "Machu Picchu Aerial View." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 01, 2014. https://www.ancient.eu/image/2331/.

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Merino, Dan. "Machu Picchu Aerial View." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 01 Mar 2014. Web. 19 Nov 2019.

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