By Michael E. Smith
- A thorough exam of Aztec origins and civilization together with faith, technology, and thought
- Incorporates the newest archaeological excavations and examine into causes of the Spanish conquest and the continuity of Aztec tradition in principal Mexico
- Expanded insurance contains key themes comparable to writing, tune, royal tombs, and Aztec predictions of the tip of the world
Read or Download The Aztecs (Peoples of America) PDF
Best world history books
In accordance with a few thirty years of expertise in nearby association, cultural background, and town making plans in the territories of the previous Yugoslavia, Prof. Branislav Krsti? -Brano basically explains the background and the complicated explanations and outcomes of the ethnic and territorial clash that swirled round Kosovo within the past due nineties.
The worldwide Atlantic presents a concise, full of life evaluation of the advanced and various historical past of the higher Atlantic area from 1400 to 1900. in this interval, the lands round the Atlantic basin – Europe, Africa, and the Americas – turned deeply interconnected in networks of alternate, cultural alternate, and geopolitics that reshaped those areas and the area past.
Touch! is a charming set of reminiscences from ex-RAF pilot, teacher and attempt pilot Bob Tuxford. The e-book follows his twenty-year occupation in the RAF and describes highlights of lively provider internationally, together with an followed alternate journey within the US Air strength and participation within the Falklands warfare.
Histories of drugs and technological know-how are histories of political and social switch, in addition to bills of the transformation of specific disciplines through the years. Taking their thought from the paintings of Charles Webster, the essays during this quantity ponder the influence that calls for for social and political reform have had at the thought and, especially, the perform of medication and technological know-how, and at the advertising of human health and wellbeing, from the Renaissance and Enlightenment as much as the current.
- Religion and Women in Britain, c. 1660–1760
- Mythical Indies and Columbus's Apocalyptic Letter: Imagining the Americas in the Late Middle Ages
- Hero or Tyrant? Henry III, King of France, 1574-89
- Ponzi Scheme Called Islam: "The Scam To Takeover The World" (A Walk Through The History Of Islam Book 1)
Extra info for The Aztecs (Peoples of America)
The Aztecs (Peoples of America) by Michael E. Smith