Today (12th August) in 1563, Beatriz Clara Coya entered the Santa Clara Convent in #Cusco as a young girl.
She had a very hard life, as her father died early on and a mestizo raped her at the age of 8.

More info: mybook.to/idie

Image by Jorge Láscar.

#inca #onthisdayshe #peruvian #12august

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#Inca history where #women take centre stage! Ebooks & paperbacks for kids + adults in English & español. She/her author.to/hpugh #womenshistory #SouthAmerica.

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