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The city of Cuzco was, without doubt, the most superb capital on the American continent.South American Fights and Fighters|Cyrus Townsend Brady
Portions of very thin plates of gold exist in private museums in Cuzco, said to have formed part of this covering.The Prehistoric World|E. A. Allen
With the return of the descendants of the Amautas to Cuzco there ended the glory of Tampu-tocco.Inca Land|Hiram Bingham
A few tanks of this valuable gas were now on the train en route to Cuzco.Secrets of the Andes|James H. Foster
He was in consequence attacked by the Inca troops, but these he repulsed with heavy losses, and then entered Cuzco in triumph.South America|W. H. Koebel
city in Peru, former capital of the Inca Empire, from Quechua (Inca), literally "navel," in a figurative meaning "center" (of the world, as the navel is the center of the body). Other places known as "navel of the world" include Delphi, Jerusalem, Rome, Easter Island, and Mount Kailash in Tibet.