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Aztec Times

Antony Mason

Aztec Times

If You Were There

by Antony Mason

  • 6 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Diane Pub Co .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • People & Places - United States - Native American,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 2-3

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMichael White (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10859147M
    ISBN 100756761638
    ISBN 109780756761639


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So far I have read this book about 6 times. Recommended to many people and gave as a present in printed an electronic format.

Jennings trilogy (Aztec, Aztec Blood and Aztec Autumn) give us a very good understanding about life in pre Colombian life in Mexico, what happened during the conquest, and how life was in the New Spain during the /5().

The Simon & Schuster reference line continues to expand with another book in the If You Were There series, begun in Fallwith Biblical Times and Medieval Times.

This title, Aztec Times, takes readers back to ancient Mexico in a quest to discover what life was like for the region's indigenous people/5.

Aztec is the extraordinary story of the last and greatest native civilization of North America. Told in the words of one of the most robust and memorable characters in modern fiction, Mixtli-Dark Cloud, Aztec reveals the very depths of Aztec civilization from the peak and feather-banner splendor of the Aztec Capital of Tenochtitlan to the arrival of Hernán Cortes and his/5.

Aztec Times includes the origins of this early civilization, daily life and customs, and the arrival of the Spanish. Viking Times, while not discounting the warlike ways of the northern folk, covers explorations and trade, the Norman conquerors of England, and the Christianization of the : Antony Mason.

The Aztecs (/ ˈ æ z t ɛ k s /) were a Mesoamerican culture that flourished in central Mexico in the post-classic period from to The Aztec peoples included different ethnic groups of central Mexico, particularly those groups who spoke the Nahuatl language and who dominated large parts of Mesoamerica from the 14th to the 16th centuries.

Aztec culture was organized into city-states. Aztec is a historical fiction novel by Gary Jennings. It is the first of two novels Jennings wrote in the Aztec series. The remaining three novels were written by other authors after Jennings died in The book is written as a series of letters from the Bishop of the See of New Spain to King Carlos of Spain containing a transcribed Author: Gary Jennings.

To write the book, Mr. Jennings lived for 12 years in Mexico. ''I learned to interpret the ancient pictograph codices and read Nahuatl, the Aztec language,'' he told The New York Times.

Aztec times. [Antony Mason] -- A comprehensive exploration of Aztec lifestyles, traditions, and beliefs.

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Gary Jennings's Aztec is the extraordinary story of the last and greatest native civilization of North America. Told in the words of one of the most robust and memorable characters in modern fiction, Mixtli-Dark Cloud, Aztec reveals the very depths of Aztec civilization from the peak and feather-banner splendor of the Aztec Capital of Tenochtitlan to the arrival of Hernán Cortás and his /5(64).

Aztec education was quite sophisticated compared to contemporary empires in the Eastern and Western Hemispheres. The Aztec Empire is one of the few older civilizations that featured mandatory education at home and in schools. Every child was educated, no matter his or her social status, whether noble, commoner or slave.

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One of the little works that actually explains why Aztecs should not be confused with Mexicas, this is a must for anyone who wants a real look into Mexican prehispanic history/5(). We know that Aztec and Inca power collapsed when faced with the Spanish conquistadors in the 16th century, but how did civilizations emerge in Mesoamerica and the Andes in the first place.

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That story—and the story of what happened afterwards—has been told many times, but always following. The book has been bound in three volumes. The Getty has borrowed the first volume, which will be open to watercolor illustrations of Aztec deities. The SDSU Bookstore and the Aztec Store at IV have limited days and hours that they will be open.

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Over the next years the Aztecs will move many times until they finally settle down at the city of Tenochtitlan. - The Aztecs arrive in the Valley of Mexico. - They settle in Chapultepec, but are forced to leave by the Culhuacan tribe.

Aztec and Maya: An Illustrated History: The Definitive Chronicle of the Ancient Peoples of Central America and Mexico – Including The Aztec, Maya, Olmec, Mixtec, Toltec And Zapotec Dec 20 by Charles Phillips and David M. Jones4/5. The Aztec Civilization By absorption of other cultural elements and by conquest the Aztec achieved a composite civilization, based on the heritage of Toltec and Mixteca-Puebla.

They attained a high degree of development in engineering, architecture, art, mathematics, and astronomy. The Aztec calendar utilized a day year and a year time. I loved it as much as the first book readers have been turned off by the fact that Gary Jennings didn't actually write this book.

It is kind of obvious at times, too. But, who cares. I loved the first two books and could read twenty more about the "One World". I don't care if Harry Potter writes a new Aztec book.5/5(5).

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History >> Aztec, Maya, and Inca for Kids Life for the typical person living in the Aztec Empire was hard work. As in many ancient societies the rich were able to live luxurious lives, but the common people had to work very hard. Family Life The family structure was important to the Aztecs.

The Aztecs believed in many gods, but mainly worshipped the sun god. They performed human sacrifices in order to keep the gods happy. Spanish invaders arrived in Tenochtitlán in Within two years, they brought about the decline of the Aztec Empire.

The city of Tenochtitlán was built on an island in Lake Texcoco. What was a book made of? Aztec books were widely varied in their material of production, which ranged from tree bark, to European paper, cactus fibre and animal skins.

Books were painted! We often call Aztec books ‘codices’, which is a medieval word for ‘book’ or ‘manuscript’.