The Conquest of Peru - Part 3

August 29, 2021 00:25:32
The Conquest of Peru - Part 3
The Latin American History Podcast
The Conquest of Peru - Part 3
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Show Notes

In today's episode we look at what was going on within the Inca empire in the lead up to the conquest. To help with this, Nicholas Machinski of A History of the Inca podcast joins us to share his specialist knowledge.

 

You can find his podcast on his website or wherever you get your podcasts from:

https://ahistoryoftheinca.wordpress.com/

 

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