Exploring the Americas' earliest known civilization
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An artist’s conception of pyramids under construction in the Norte Chico region.
Credit: Jose Salazar, Peru

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An artist’s mural depicts the ancient Peruvians using ‘shicra’ net bags filled with rock for pyramid construction at Caballete in the Fortaleza Valley.

Credit: Jose Salazar, Peru

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Credit: Jill Seagard,
The Field Museum

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