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Hidden world of the Aztec

Peter Lourie

Hidden world of the Aztec

by Peter Lourie

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Published by Boyds Mills Press in Honesdale, Pa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mexico City (Mexico),
  • Mexico,
  • Mexico City.
    • Subjects:
    • Templo Mayor (Mexico City, Mexico),
    • Aztecs -- Mexico -- Mexico City,
    • Aztec architecture -- Mexico -- Mexico City,
    • Temples -- Mexico -- Mexico City,
    • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Mexico -- Mexico City,
    • Mexico City (Mexico) -- Antiquities

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementby Peter Lourie.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1219.1.M5 L68 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3420301M
      ISBN 109781590780695
      LC Control Number2005037353
      OCLC/WorldCa62742593

        Aztec breakthrough: Archaeologists discover shock tunnel world hidden beneath Mexico City ARCHAEOLOGISTS have discovered a secret Aztec tunnel world . Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum.

      History >> Aztec, Maya, and Inca for Kids Adobe - A building material made from mixing sand, clay, and water together and then letting it dry in the sun. Some of the Aztec homes were built from adobe. Amanteca - Aztec craftspeople who worked with feathers. They made clothing and headdresses for the nobility. Aqueduct - A manmade channel used to transport water over a long distance. Aztec were the most powerful kingdom and empire known in Central America during the early years of time. After years though, they vaniedsh from the face of the earth. They were short lived like the Mayan. Aztecs were not just highly sophisticated in art of tool making, and magic; they were the most intelligent society of their time.

      Mexico of five centuries ago was witness to one of the most momentous encounters between human societies, when a group of Spaniards led by Hernando Cortés joined forces with tens of thousands of Mesoamerican allies to topple the mighty Aztec Empire. It served as a template for the forging of much of Latin America and initiated the globalized world we inhabit today.   R.G. Babcock wrote a book about it: Chicomoztoc, a search for the Aztec Treasure and the missing history of the Aztec Empire. "No one denies that the Aztec Indians had gold," Babcock says. "Chicomoztoc (the seven caves) is the legendary place from which the Aztec .


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Hidden world of the Aztec by Peter Lourie Download PDF EPUB FB2

"Hidden World of the Aztec" is the history of the Aztec people, which grew up around the city of Tenochtitlan, in what is now underneath modern day Mexico City. This culture thrived from The author accompanies an archaeologist named Leonardo as he excavates the Aztec Great Temple, or Templo Mayor in Spanish, in the middle of downtown /5.

HIDDEN WORLD OF THE AZTEC is filled with beautiful full-color photographs, maps of the ancient Aztec world, and photos of actual archaeological finds discovered during their time in Mexico City. This first-hand account of what the ancient Aztec culture was like is not to be missed, especially by those with a love of history/5(4).

Hidden World of the Aztec written by Peter Lourie In the world of the Aztecs came to Hidden world of the Aztec book sudden end when Hernán Cortés, the Spanish conquistador, destroyed their capital.

The ruins of that city lie beneath the streets of modern-day Mexico City. Peter. HIDDEN WORLD OF THE AZTEC is filled with beautiful full-color photographs, maps of the ancient Aztec world, and photos of actual archaeological finds discovered during their time in Mexico City.

This first-hand account of what the ancient Aztec culture was like is not to be missed, especially by those with a love of history.5/5(2).

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[Peter Lourie] -- Tours the excavation site of the Great Temple of the Aztec civilization in Mexico City, providing an overview of Aztec. Since its violent dissolution inthe Aztec Empire of Mexico has continually intrigued us.

Recent discoveries resulting from the excavation of the Templo Mayor in the heart of Mexico City have taught us even more about this fascinating culture. The increasing recognition that the achievements of Mesoamerican civilizations were among the most sophisticated of the ancient world has led to a 5/5(4).

Books shelved as aztec: Aztec by Gary Jennings, Servant of the Underworld by Aliette de Bodard, Aztec Autumn by Gary Jennings, Malinche by Laura Esquivel. The books were written and illustrated mostly by Mixtec, Aztec and Maya people and go back as far as AD, through to AD.

The Mixtec codices that survived are mostly pre-Spanish, while the Aztec manuscripts display influence of European culture. Only. The term 'Five Suns' in the context of creation myths, describes the doctrine of the Aztec and other Nahua peoples in which the present world was preceded by four other cycles of creation and destruction.

It is primarily derived from the mythological, cosmological and eschatological beliefs and traditions of earlier cultures from central Mexico and the Mesoamerican region in general.

Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Hidden World of the Aztec (Ancient Civilizations of the Americas) at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. Aztec is a historical fiction novel by Gary is the first of two novels Jennings wrote in the Aztec series.

The remaining four novels (Aztec Blood, ; Aztec Rage, ; Aztec Fire, ; Aztec Revenge, ) were written by other authors after Jennings died in AZTEC WORLD MANUEL AGUILAR-MORENO California State University, Los Angeles. No part of this book may be reproduced or utilized in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopying, recording, or by any information storage or retrieval systems, without permission in writing from the publisher.

For information contact. The Aztec calendar, common in much of Mesoamerica, was based on a solar cycle of days and a ritual cycle of days; the calendar played a central role in the religion and rituals of Aztec.

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This subterranean world contains bioluminescent fungi, coral. In the section “Language” within the World Book article “Aztec,” you will find the picture titled “Aztec Writing.” Study the picture. find the Aztec words hidden within the puzzle by reading the definitions below.

In the Word Search Puzzle below, words may be spelled backwards, forward, or diagonally. The Aztec creation myth which describes how the world originated is called the Legend of the Fifth Sun.

Several different versions of this myth exist, and this is for a few reasons. First is because the stories were originally passed down by oral tradition. Also a factor is that the Aztecs adopted and modified gods and myths from other tribes. This is an EXACT reproduction of a book published before This IS NOT an OCR'd book with strange characters, introduced typographical errors, and jumbled words.

This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures. Its authors suggest that an epidemic that killed as many as 17 million people over the course of two outbreaks in the 16th century and had a hand in the elimination of the Aztec.

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