The New Encyclopaedia Britannica
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1974 - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 934 pages
 Propaedia: outline of knowledge and guide to the Britannica.--- Micropaedia: ready reference and index.--- Macropaedia: knowledge in depth.
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The arms excavated in Peru of the ancient Mochica and Inca civilizations are
basically similar in form, varying only in decorative motifs. COLLECTING AND
STUDY The first great armour collection was brought together by the Austrian ...
For many years in the 19th century, the desert was the source of conflicts
between Chile, Bolivia, and Peru because of its valuable resources, particularly
sodium nitrate deposits located northeast of Antofagasta and inland from Iquique.
Yet hard, clinching evidence of contact is lacking. The Spanish. Viceroys of
Spain's American empire regularly sought new lands. One such expedition, from
Peru in 1567, commanded by Álvaro de Mendaña, discovered the Solomon
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