The Aztecs (Ancient Peoples & Places Aztecs) (Paperback)

By Richard F. Townsend

Thames & Hudson, 9780500287910, 256pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2009

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Description

Within a hundred years, the Aztecs established the largest empire in Mesoamerican history, and at Tenochtitlan built a vast, shimmering city in a lake, a Venice of the New World. The book ends with a dramatic narrative of the Spanish conquest, as seen from the Aztec viewpoint.