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New study indicates Pre-Incan Wari civilization colonized rather than conquered

An article in the December edition of the Journal of Anthropological Archaeology argues that the Wari — the complex civilization that preceded the Inca empire between 600 and 1000 AD in the Andean highlands — didn’t rule by pillage, plunder and an aggressive bureaucracy. The authors of the study —…