Life of the Aztecs in Ancient Mexico

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Liber, 1987 - Aztecs - 142 pages

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Contents

Some general observations
5
Aztec man
17
Love and marriage The children
29
Copyright

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16th century Acamapichtli adultery agave among the Aztecs ancient Mexico arable land Atototl Auitzotl Axayacatl Azca Azcapotzalco Aztec calendar Aztec century Aztec civilisation Aztec Emperor Aztec empire Aztec religion Aztec society Aztec world Aztlan Below Bernal Diaz Bodleian Library calendar of omens calmelac ceramic art ceremony certain Chichimecs Chimalpopoca chinampas Cipactli cloak Coatlicue cocoa Codex Codex Borbonicus Codex Mendoza conquest Conquistadores corn dance death decorated dignitaries divine embroidered Emperor empire feathers festivals flowers fly-whisk gemstones girls goddess hallucinogenic hieroglyphs honor human sacrifice ideographic Itzcoatl Jacques Soustelle jaguar king of Texcoco land large numbers Left lived maguey marriage merchants Mexican Mexico City military Mixcoatl Mixtec month Motecuhzoma Motolinia Musee de l'Homme Nahua Nahuatl Naui obsidian ocelot octli Olmecs omens otomi palace patolli peasants pelota period pictographic plumed serpent pochteca Popocatepetl potlatch priests primitive prisoners psilocybine pulque punished pyramid quetzal Quetzalcoatl Right ritual sacred sacrificed Sahagun slavery slaves society song soothsayer sort sovereign Spanish status stone symbol telpochcalli temazcalli temple Tenoch Tenochtitlan Teotihuacan Texcoco Tezcatlipoca Tezozomoc thurible thus Tlacopan Tlaloc Tlalocan Tlatelolco Tlaxcala Toci Toltecs tortilla Totonac tribes Tula Uitzilopochtli victim warriors wealth William Prescott woman women wore Xipe Totec Xochimilco Xochipilli young Zapotecs Zumarraga

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