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The Resource The Aztecs : a very short introduction, Davíd Carrasco

The Aztecs : a very short introduction, Davíd Carrasco

Label
The Aztecs : a very short introduction
Title
The Aztecs
Title remainder
a very short introduction
Statement of responsibility
Davíd Carrasco
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Illuminates the complexities of Aztec life. Readers meet a people highly skilled in sculpture, astronomy, city planning, poetry, and philosophy, who were also profoundly committed to cosmic regeneration through the thrust of the ceremonial knife and through warfare
Member of
Writing style
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10027560
Cataloging source
DLC
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Carrasco, David
Dewey number
972
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Very short introductions
Series volume
296
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aztecs
  • Aztecs
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a very short introduction
Label
The Aztecs : a very short introduction, Davíd Carrasco
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The city of Tenochtitlan : center of the Aztec world -- Aztec foundations : Aztlan, cities, peoples -- Aztec expansion through conquest and trade -- Cosmovision and human sacrifice -- Women and children : weavers of life and precious necklaces -- Wordplay, philosophy, sculpture -- The fall of the Aztec empire -- The return of the Aztecs
Control code
ocn726821242
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
xiv, 138 pages
Isbn
9780195379389
Lccn
2011025597
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)726821242
Label
The Aztecs : a very short introduction, Davíd Carrasco
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The city of Tenochtitlan : center of the Aztec world -- Aztec foundations : Aztlan, cities, peoples -- Aztec expansion through conquest and trade -- Cosmovision and human sacrifice -- Women and children : weavers of life and precious necklaces -- Wordplay, philosophy, sculpture -- The fall of the Aztec empire -- The return of the Aztecs
Control code
ocn726821242
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
xiv, 138 pages
Isbn
9780195379389
Lccn
2011025597
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)726821242

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