Moctezuma's Mexico: visions of the Aztec world

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University Press of Colorado, Boulder, CO, p.xiv, 214 p. (2003)


ISBN: 0870816764 (alk. p

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LC: F1219.73; Dewey: 972


Aztecs -- History.; Aztecs -- Social life and customs.; Aztecs -- Antiquities.


Contents: Aztec history and cosmovision / Eduardo Matos Moctezuma -- Toward the splendid city : knowing the worlds of Moctezuma / Davíd Carrasco -- Moctezuma's sky : Aztec astronomy and ritual / Anthony F. Aveni -- Glorious imperium : understanding land and community in Moctezuma's Mexico / Elizabeth Hill Boone -- Aztec moments and Chicano cosmovision : Aztlan recalled to life / Davíd Carrasco. Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-205) and index. Davíd Carrasco and Eduardo Matos Moctezuma ; Scott Sessions, assistant editor ; foreword by James N. Corbridge, Jr. ; with essays by Anthony F. Aveni and Elizabeth Hill Boone ; photographs by Salvador Guil'liem Arroyo.

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The Academy of Catholic Hispanic Theologians of the U.S. (ACHTUS)


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