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    Description"Gold and the Incas" reveals the splendor of ancient pre-Hispanic cultures of Peru featuring art made of gold, silver, turquoise, shell, stone, textile, and ceramic. More than 200 objects are covered, showing the aesthetic depth, drama, and beauty of the famous Incan empire and its predecessors. As well as deities, lively depictions of animals, birds, and fish decorate the works. Treasures from the Museo Nacional de ArqueologI_a, AntropologI_a e Historia del PerI1/4, Museo Arqueologico Rafael Larco Herrera, Fundacion Museo Amano, Museo Oro del PerI1/4 and the National Gallery of Australia are discussed and illustrated in color."


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    Title
    Gold and the Incas
    Subtitle
    Lost Worlds of Peru
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) National Gallery of Australia
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 304
    Width: 254 mm
    Height: 290 mm
    Thickness: 30 mm
    Weight: 2,028 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780642334428
    ISBN 10: 0642334420
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25830
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.1
    Abridged Dewey: 709
    LC classification: N
    B&T General Subject: 140
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: ART
    BIC subject category V2: AGC
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1KLSR
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN
    Ingram Subject Code: AT
    Libri: I-AT
    B&T Merchandise Category: UP
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 46
    BISAC V2.8: HIS038000, ART015060
    BIC subject category V2: ACBK
    BISAC V2.8: ART044000
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1QDAK
    BISAC region code: 5.0.10.0.0.0.0
    Thema V1.0: AGC, AGA
    Illustrations note
    , colour illustrations, maps
    Publisher
    National Library of Australia
    Imprint name
    National Library of Australia
    Publication date
    21 March 2014
    Publication City/Country
    Canberra