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The Tupac Amaru Rebellion

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$22.00 • £17.95 • €20.00

ISBN 9780674659995

Publication Date: 03/14/2016

Academic Trade

376 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

12 halftones, 10 maps

Belknap Press


  • List of Maps*
  • Introduction: The Execution of Antonio de Arriaga
  • 1. The Andes in the Atlantic World
  • 2. From Pampamarca to Sangarará
  • 3. A World without the Catholic Church?
  • 4. The Rebellion Goes South
  • 5. The Siege of Cuzco
  • 6. In Pursuit of Tupac Amaru
  • 7. Torment
  • 8. The Other Side of the Lake
  • 9. Southern Campaigns
  • 10. The Pardon and the Cease-Fire
  • 11. The Rebellion in Limbo
  • 12. Ordered by the Catholic King
  • Conclusion: The Legacy of Tupac Amaru
  • Chronology of the Rebellion
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index
  • * Maps
    • Western South America
    • Colonial Lima
    • The Rebellion’s Core Area
    • The Southern Campaigns
    • The Siege of Cuzco
    • The Royalist Advance, 1781
    • Katarista Violence
    • Battle Areas near Lake Titicaca
    • The Distribution of Rebel Body Parts
    • The Prisoners’ Journey: Cuzco–Lima and Callao–Europe

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