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  • CUZCO, an inland city of southern Peru, capital of an Andean department of the same name, about 360 m.
  • The department of Cuzco is the second largest in Peru, having an area of 156,317 sq.
  • For means to open up communications with Peru by way of the river Bermejo.
  • Two years after the return of Cabot, the news of Francisco Pizarro's marvellous conquest of Peru reached Europe (1532), and stirred many an adventurous spirit to strive to emulate his good fortune.
  • From Corpus Christi, Mendoza sent out various bodies to explore the interior in the direction of Peru, but without much success, and at length, thoroughly discouraged and broken in health, he abandoned his enterprise, and returned to Spain in 1537.

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