ISBN10: 1405194979 ISBN13: 9781405194976 Contributors: Smith Publisher: Blackwell Pub Published: Feb 1 2012 Pages: 396 Weight: 1.15lbs. Height: 9.25" Width: 6.25" Depth: 1.00" Edition: 3rd Edition Language: English
The Aztecs brings to life one of the best-known indigenous civilizations of the Americas in a vivid, comprehensive account of the ancient Aztecs.
- A thorough examination of Aztec origins and civilization including religion, science, and thought
- Incorporates the latest archaeological excavations and research into explanations of the Spanish conquest and the continuity of Aztec culture in Central Mexico
- Expanded coverage includes key topics such as writing, music, royal tombs, and Aztec predictions of the end of the world