History of the Conquest of Peru - Vol. 2

History of the Conquest of Peru - Vol. 2

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History of the Conquest of Peru - Vol. 2

History of the Conquest of Peru - Vol. 2

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NEW INCA CROWNED. -- MUNICIPAL REGULATIONS. -- TERRIBLE MARCH OF ALVARADO. -- INTERVIEW WITH PIZARRO. -- FOUNDATION OF LIMA. -- HERNANDO PIZARRO REACHES SPAIN. -- SENSATION AT COURT. -- FEUDS OF ALMAGRO AND THE PIZARROS.

1534-1535.

THE first care of the Spanish general, after the division of the booty, was to place Manco on the throne and to obtain for him the recognition of his countrymen. He, accordingly, presented the young prince to them as their future sovereign, the legitimate son of Huayna Capac, and the true heir of the Peruvian sceptre. The annunciation was received with enthusiasm by the people, attached to the memory of his illustrious father, and pleased that they were still to have a monarch rule over them of the ancient line of Cuzco.

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