..".this book represents a good discussion of the architecture of the North Coast and Central Coast of Peru. This book calls attention to the importance of ritual architecture as a force of social and ritual transformation...I do recommend this book to anyone working on ancient architectual form and on applying new approaches to recognize archaeological patterning." Journal of Field Archaeology
This 1996 volume uses analytical methods to approach architecture and its relationship to culture, politics, and religion in the ancient Andes. Jerry D. Moore's clear and richly illustrated discussion represents an original perspective on architecture and its role in the ancient world.