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The Aztecs, the Conquistadors, and the making of Mexican culture

by Peter O. Koch

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Published by McFarland & Co. in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mexico,
  • Spain
    • Subjects:
    • Montezuma II, Emperor of Mexico, ca. 1480-1520.,
    • Cortés, Hernán, 1485-1547.,
    • Aztecs -- First contact with Europeans.,
    • Aztecs -- History.,
    • Mexico -- History -- Spanish colony, 1540-1810.,
    • Spain -- Colonies -- America -- Administration.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementPeter O. Koch.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1219.73 .K63 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3408766M
      ISBN 100786422521
      LC Control Number2005024676

      This fusion of history has led to Mexico’s unique culture from the art of Frida Kahlo to Oaxaca’s succulent cuisine. Uncover the country’s historical and cultural layers as we journey from the highlands of Mexico City to the jungles and beaches of the Yucatan via the lands of 5/5(8). Many things about Aztec civilization amazed the Spanish Conquistadores, including their intensive, highly productive agricultural system of chinampas or ‘floating gardens’ (Picture 1), and the size and sophistication of their great city Tenochtitlan (Picture 2). At a time in Europe when street cleaning was almost non-existent and people emptied their overflowing chamber pots into the.

      This first book in the series has ish pages of lush, incredibly intricate, dramatic and absorbing detail about Aztec life up to the Conquistadors' arrival. Interspersed with porn. No wonder the Aztecs didn't die out--they worked very diligently to make more Aztecs/5. In , inspired by rumors of gold and the existence of large, sophisticated cities in the Mexican interior, Hernán Cortés (–) was appointed to head an expedition of eleven ships and five hundred men to Mexico. At that time the great empire of the Mexica—now known as the Aztecs—dominated much of .

      The Maya civilization and Aztec Empire were, at the time the Spanish came across them in the sixteenth century, perhaps the most advanced and organized societies in North America, living in large. The few Aztecs that remain have carried on their culture today. Aztec is a term used to refer to certain ethnic groups of central Mexico, particularly those groups who spoke the Nahuatl language and who achieved political and military dominance over large parts of Mesoamerica in the 14th, 15th and 16th centuries, a period referred to as the.


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Tracing events from the discovery of the New World through the fall of the Aztec empire inthis book discusses the battles between the Spanish explorers and the Aztecs--battles that culminated in the ruin of a civilization. The first half of the work alternates between Aztec and Spanish history, discussing events and motivations on each side as the two cultures expanded toward one.

Tracing events from the discovery of the New World through the fall of the Aztec empire inthis book discusses the battles between the Spanish explorers and the Aztecs—battles that culminated in the ruin of a civilization. The first half of the work alternates between Aztec and Spanish history, discussing events and motivations on each side as the two cultures expanded toward one.

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