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Category:History of Peru __ Index of articles related to Peru history found in Wikipedia - From wikipedia -

History of Peru __ "The history of Peru spans several millennia. Peruvian territory was home to the Norte Chico civilization, one of the oldest in the world, and to the Inca Empire, the largest state in Pre-Columbian America..."  An encyclopedic article with links to additional resources. - illustrated - From wikipedia -

History of Peru __ "Comprehensive online resources about the history of the country of Peru." - From -

History of Peru __ 1st of four pages of the history of Peru.  Links embedded in the text lead to additional materials. - From -

History of Peru __ "Evidence of settlement in Peru dates back thousands of years but, except for some scattered ruins, little is known of these early peoples. In about 1250 BC groups such as the Chavín, Chimú, Nazca, and Tiahuanaco migrated into the region from the north. The Chimú built the city of Chan Chan about AD 1000, ruins of which remain today."  A general look at Peru history along with other information about Peru.. - From -

Peru History __ A good general overview of Peru's history. - From -


Peru History __ "The first inhabitants of Peru were nomadic hunter-gatherers who lived in caves in the coastal regions. The oldest site, Pikimachay cave, dates from 12,000 BC. Crops such as cotton, beans, squash and pepper chilis were planted around 4000 BC."  An interesting look at Peru's history. - From -

Peru History __ A general look at Peruvian history along with other information such as government and economy. - From -

Peru: History __ "A concise history of Peru in six paragraphs." - From -

Peru - History __ "Archaeological evidence indicates that Peru has been inhabited for at least 12,000 years. Perhaps as early as 6,000 years ago, the first primitive farmers appeared. Between 500 BC and AD 1000 at least five separate civilizations developed."  Overview of Peruvian history. - From -


Peru's History __ History of Peru from ancient times till the Colonial Period. Links on left of page lead to additional material.- From -

Timeline: Peru __ Annotated timeline of important dates and events in the history of Peru. - illustrated - From BBC -

The Virtual Jewish History Tour - Peru __ "From the beginning of European exploration of the Americas, with Christopher Columbus in 1492, there have been Jews in the "New World." Columbus welcomed New Christians onto his boats to serve as translators for when he would arrive in what he thought would be the East Indies."  A history of the Jewish People and their relationship with Peru. - From - 

World History Archives: History of Peru __ Click-to-read articles and resources about Peru history. - From -


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