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They were often threatened by the Manitoban government if they refused to turn over their scrips to the land speculators, who have bought up almost all the scrips from their holders for far cheaper that the scrip was actually worth. The Metis were also upset because they had to wait for their assigned lots while white settlers newly arrived were allowed to settle anywhere. Furthermore, the government had still not given them the legal papers for their entitlement to the land they settled in.
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The first Incas settled in the Valley of Cusco and Manco Capac, which later developed into their capital, Cusco. http://www.ancient.eu/uploads/images/display-2515.jpg?v=1431031609 http://www.ancient.eu/uploads/images/display-2404.jpg?v=1431031336 http://www.ancient.eu/uploads/images/display-2320.jpg?v=1431031272 http://www.ancient.eu/uploads/images/display-2356.jpg?v=1431031308 The Incas developed extremely fast; speakers of their language Quechua became the noble class who dominated the important jobs within the Empire. Thupa Inka Yupanki (from 1471) expanded the empire by over 4000 kilometres (2500 miles). They called their empire Tawantinsuyo (?Land of the Four Quarters? / ?The Four Parts Together?); Cusco was regarded as the centre of the world, and ceques (sacred sighting lines) spread to each quarter - Chinchaysuyu (north), Antisuyu (east), Collasuyu (south), and Cuntisuyu (west).
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?No can apprehend how those giant stones have been raised upward and why there were built where there are now . There are floods of speculations and Ideas , positive and negative , of how and why it came about but there are a few surprising , correct and accepted idea . Somehow these giant stones were carried to Salisbury Plains where there are now , since these stones were too heavy for timber roller one would guess they were carried on sledges on top of greased tracks wood , then pulled with a very strong and tough rope.
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