The Khipu—Language Hidden in Knots

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The Khipu—Language Hidden in Knots

2012
34 mins

The Inca used a complex system of records encoded on knotted strings. Study what is known of the khipu, starting with Spanish accounts of their use and the "khipucamayuq" who recorded and read them. Learn how numbers...

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Edwin Barnhart Ph.D.