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with a minimum of engineering equipment. Other amazing engineering achievements were the construction of rope suspension bridges, irrigation canals, and aqueducts. Even though it seemed like the Incas were a great nation, they meet their demise when Manco Capac, son of Huayna Capac, led a revolt against the Spaniards. He was defeated and later assassinated by fellow refugees. By now the empire was fast disintegrating. The last descendent to the Inca throne was Tupac Amaru, son of Manco Capac. The Spaniards later beheaded him, with his death Inca history became part of Peru s history.