The Hummingbird and the Hawk: Conquest and Sovereignty in the Valley of Mexico, 1503-1541

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Harper & Row, 1970 - Mexico - 319 pages
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User Review  - Spockahontas - Goodreads

A first-rate short history in the Tuchman style, well-founded and thoroughly documented, yet it wears its scholarship lightly and makes its points gently as it tells its enthralling story, as gripping as a novel. I've read it several times. Read full review

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Very interesting as giving the Aztec perspective on the Spanish conquest Read full review

Contents

Huitzilopochtli
2
n The Pipiltin
14
Mythogenesis
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Copyright

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