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History and activities of the Aztecs

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Published by Heinemann Library in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aztecs -- History -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Aztecs -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementLisa Klobuchar.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesHands-on ancient history
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1219.73 .K56 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3418799M
    ISBN 101403479216, 1403479291
    LC Control Number2005035173


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out of 5 stars A history book that immerses you in Aztec culture from their own point of view, not a European one. Reviewed in the United States on Decem There are a few storylines about the Aztecs that most people know. They participated in a vast amount of human sacrifice because they wanted to appease the gods/5().

The History and Activities of the Aztecs by Lisa Klobuchar,available at Book Depository with free delivery : Lisa Klobuchar. Topics include the founding of their capital Tenochtitlán, the growth of the Aztec Empire, and the destruction of the empire by Spanish conquistadors and the diseases they brought.

The book also 2/5(1). Amoxtli or amoxtin (plural) is the Náhuatl (language of the Aztecs) word for ‘book’. According to sixteenth century sources, the Aztecs had vast libraries that explored many different subjects from family histories, to religious books. Aztecs: A New Perspective: John M.D.

Pohl Reviews Recent Scholarship about the Empire Swept Away by Cortes. (Cover Story) By Pohl, John M. D History Today, Vol. 52, No. 12, December   The Aztecs recorded their history on pictograph manuscripts called codices, which your students can replicate on index cards attached to one another with tape.

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