On 9 Feb 1995, Bob Batson wrote:
> mmirro (mmirro at vt.edu) wrote:
> : I am looking for any information on crops of the Andes that
> : were cultivated by the Incas. Information on cropping systems
> : would also be helpful as well as historical use of the plants.
>> A good starting point, IMHO, is the book _Lost Crops of the Incas_ (ISBN
> 0-309-04264-X) from the National Research Council. This report was
> published in 1989 by the National Academy Press and is probably still in
> print. I know the NAP has an 800 number, but I don't recall it. Check
>http://wwq.att.com for their number.
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