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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records
Cieza de León, Pedro de, 1518-1554
Markham, Clements R. (Clements Robert), Sir,
The travels of Pedro de Cieza de Lóon, A.D. 1532-50,
contained in the first part of his Chronicle of Peru
Published By: Original publisher
London: Printed for the Hakluyt Society. 1864. 1-10,
128-170, 322-336, 352-355, 392- 415 p.
By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication
translated and edited, with notes and an introduction, by
Clements R. Markham
HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.:
Human Relations Area Files, 2005. Computer File
Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis.
Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF
Topography and geology (133);
Traditional history (173);
Historical reconstruction (174);
Domesticated animals (231);
Normal garb (291);
Personal grooming (302);
Settlement patterns (361);
Highways and bridges (491);
Organized ceremonial (796);
Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document
Cieza de León was a soldier who was with one of the early
Spanish parties in Peru. The first part of his Chronicle is essentially a record of his
travels in the Inka Empire between Quito in Ecuador and Cuzco. It contains general
descriptions of the country and some material on Inka society and culture. (See document
13, this file for the second part of this work.)
Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents
Document ID: HRAF's unique document identifier. The first part is the OWC identifier and the second part is the document number in three digits.
Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs.
Component part(s), monograph
Language: Language that the document is written in
English translation from Spanish
Translation of: [Parte primera de la chronica del
Peru, 1553] Includes bibliographical references and index
Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document
Evaluation: In this alphanumeric code, the first part designates the type of person writing the document, e.g. Ethnographer, Missionary, Archaeologist, Folklorist, Linguist, Indigene, and so on. The second part is a ranking done by HRAF anthropologists based on the strength of the source material on a scale of 1 to 5, as follows: 1 - poor; 2 - fair; 3 - good, useful data, but not uniformly excellent; 4 - excellent secondary data; 5 - excellent primary data
Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection.
Timothy J. O'Leary ; 1961
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Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site)
LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings