The Founding of Tiwanaku

  title={The Founding of Tiwanaku},
  author={Erik J. Marsh},
  journal={{\~N}awpa Pacha},
  pages={187 - 69}
Abstract Tiwanaku is among the most prominent sites in the Andes. Despite nearly a century of research, it remains unclear when the site was founded, currently thought to be around 300 B.C. Excavations in 2008 in the Kk'araña sector present patterns suggested by previous research the earliest material culture is from the first part of the Late Formative period. Tiwanaku was likely founded during the first or second century A.D. This refinement to the site's history carries implications for… Expand
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