P’unchawkancha, Inca Temple of the Sun in Pachacamac

Highlights of the English language version of  “P’unchawkancha, Inca Temple of the Sun in Pachacamac (God, Celestial Bodies, Men and Walls)”, 

This revised edition of Alfio Pinasco’s second book features, among its many new additions:

  • Cultural Chronology in the Central Andes
  • Qhapaq Ñan Inca Road System based on John Hyslop
  • Revised edition of Qhechwa glossary (Qhechwa/English)
  • New full-page photographs of the cultural context
  • 329 photographs and illustrations

Review a sample of the book  currently in search of publishing sponsorship. Contact us for related information: alfiopinasco@gmail.com

Selected pages of “P’unchawkancha, Inca Temple of the Sun in Pachacamac”, the revised, English language version of the 2010 award-winning publication, a 10-year long study by architect Alfio Pinasco. This study deepens on the various aspects involved in the interrelationship between building and builder, resulting in an architectural recomposition of the ancient structure. It offers colorful views of the reconstruction model, an English/Qhechwa glossary of architectural terms,  as well as full-page high-quality photographs of the site and overall 329 photographs and illustrations.

For more information on the P’unchawkancha and Pinasco’s related work, please visit: http://www.arqueoarquitecturaandina.org our bi-lingual official site.

The Spanish language version of this book is available in Lima bookshops Crisol and Ibero.



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