Couriers in the Inca Empire: Getting Your Message Across

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  • Jul 23 2010 2:12 PM

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This lesson, from EDSITEment, shows how the Inca communicated across the vast stretches of their mountain realm, the largest empire of the pre-industrial world. It explains how couriers carried messages along mountain-ridge roads, up and down stone steps, and over chasm-spanning footbridges.

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    Grade: 3 to 5

    Topics: History-Social Science, World History, Geography

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