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Atahualpa

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During Spanish conquest of Peru, conflicts between religion and war started. Before the Spanish started to raze Peru, Pizarro wanted to give Atahualpa a chance to be a brother in Christ with him. Following as an effect, Pizarro sent a Christian Priest to try to convince Atahualpa to accept the Christian religion. The Spanish were piqued by Atahualpa's action of throwing their revered bible to the ground. Some may have different opinions to as what may have really happened one may ask consequently, “Did Atahualpa hold the Bible to his ear?”. The Spanish wanted Atahualpa to be a brother in Christ with them so in turn, they wouldn't attack Atahualpa’s lands. Atahualpa asks for the book and responds negatively as quoted, “I know well how you
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