Americas to 1492 - Capital Cuzco The Aztecs The Aztecs...

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The Americas to 1492 The Americas to 1492
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The  longue durée  perspective The Dominance of Mesoamerica and South America Population Distribution c. 1500 •Population •Urbanization •Wealth •Extent of Empires One key to their success was early plant cultivation
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Similarities between Inca and Aztec Civilization
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The Inca The Inca Inca Empire Machu Picchu Road Networks Pachacutec (c. 1430s-1470s) “He who remakes the world” Civil War between Huascar and Atahuallpa (1526-1532)
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Unformatted text preview: Capital @ Cuzco The Aztecs The Aztecs Aztec Empire Capital @ Tenochtitlan Montezuma II (r. 1502-1520/1) meets Cortez American Southwest American Southwest Chaco Canyon (c. 1200 AD) Anasazi ruins American Southwest American Southwest Cahokia Indian Mounts near present day St. Louis, MO Ocmulgee Temple Mound near Macon, GA Mississippian Mound Builders The Far North The Far North The Thule and the Vikings Leif Ericson c. 1000 AD...
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This note was uploaded on 03/10/2012 for the course HIST 262 taught by Professor Darnk during the Spring '08 term at University of Tennessee.

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