City Occupied by Inca Discovered on Andean Peak in Peru

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In this National Geographic News article, read about the discovery of the ruins of a large settlement explorers believe was occupied by the Inca in an early period of their rise to power. The ruins include tombs and several artificially built platforms that suggest the area was an important burial site and ceremonial ground for sacred rites. The the team also found the makings of a complete city. Links to related stories and Web sites and a photo gallery are also found on this page.

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