The Broken Spears

Written By Miguel León Portilla
The Broken Spears
  • Publsiher : Beacon Press
  • Release : 13 May 2021
  • ISBN : 080705500X
  • Pages : 204 pages
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The Broken Spears

The Broken Spears
  • Author : Miguel León Portilla
  • Publisher : Beacon Press
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 204
  • ISBN : 080705500X
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Summary : Describes ancient Aztec civilization and presents Native American accounts of the persecution and slaughter that accompanied Cortes' conquest of Mexico....

The Broken Spears

The Broken Spears
  • Author : Miguel León Portilla
  • Publisher : Beacon Press
  • Release Date : 1992
  • Total pages : 196
  • ISBN : 080705500X
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Summary : Translated by Lysander Kemp. Illustrations adapted from original codices painting....

The Broken Spears 2007 Revised Edition

The Broken Spears 2007 Revised Edition
  • Author : Miguel Leon-Portilla
  • Publisher : Beacon Press
  • Release Date : 2011-02-07
  • Total pages : 264
  • ISBN : 080705500X
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Summary : For hundreds of years, the history of the conquest of Mexico and the defeat of the Aztecs has been told in the words of the Spanish victors. Miguel León-Portilla has long been at the forefront of expanding that history to include the voices of indigenous peoples. In this new ...

Broken Spears

Broken Spears
  • Author : Neville Green
  • Publisher : Perth : Focus Education Services ; [Cottesloe, WA : Distributors, Focus Education Services]
  • Release Date : 1984
  • Total pages : 238
  • ISBN : 080705500X
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Summary : Nyungar lifestyle; impact of exploration and settlement on Aborigines 1616-1852; violent conflict, especially the Battle of Pinjarra; treatment by courts and Rottnest Island Aboriginal Prison; use of Aboriginal labour; major epidemics and illnesses; missions; seizure of land....

The Broken Spear

The Broken Spear
  • Author : Jenny Seed
  • Publisher : Hamish Hamilton
  • Release Date : 1972
  • Total pages : 175
  • ISBN : 080705500X
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Summary : "The story of the great Boer trek to seek new lands and freedoms is seen through the eyes of a young boy, Dirk, who experiences at first hand the treachery of Dingane, successor to the mighty Zulu chief, Shaka, and yet learns that there is humanity as well as cruelty ...

Broken Spears

Broken Spears
  • Author : Elizabeth L. Gilbert
  • Publisher : Grove Press
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 080705500X
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Summary : A stunning visual portrait of a vanishing way of life captures the everyday world of Maasai in more than 120 remarkable images revealing the traditional rituals, ceremonies, landscapes, and life cycles of an African tribe....

Aztec Thought and Culture

Aztec Thought and Culture
  • Author : Miguel León Portilla
  • Publisher : University of Oklahoma Press
  • Release Date : 1963
  • Total pages : 237
  • ISBN : 080705500X
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Summary : Translations of ancient Aztec documents reveal their thoughts on the origin of the universe, the nature of God, and the significance of art....

Pre Columbian Literatures of Mexico

Pre Columbian Literatures of Mexico
  • Author : Miguel León Portilla
  • Publisher : Norman : University of Oklahoma Press
  • Release Date : 1969
  • Total pages : 191
  • ISBN : 080705500X
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Summary : This volume presents ancient Mexican myths and sacred hymns, lyric poetry, rituals, drama, and various forms of prose, accompanied by informed criticism and comment. The selections come from the Aztecs, the Mayas, the Mixtecs and Zapotecs of Oaxaca, the Tarascans of Michoacan, the Otomis of central Mexico, and others. They ...

Transactions North of England Institute of Mining and Mechanical Engineers

Transactions   North of England Institute of Mining and Mechanical Engineers
  • Author : North of England Institute of Mining and Mechanical Engineers
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1863
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 080705500X
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Summary : Includes annual reports and lists of members of the institute....

Annals Magazine of Natural History

Annals   Magazine of Natural History
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1884
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 080705500X
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Summary : Read online Annals Magazine of Natural History written by , published by which was released on 1884. Download full Annals Magazine of Natural History Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Transactions

Transactions
  • Author : Royal Society of New Zealand
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1893
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 080705500X
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Summary : Read online Transactions written by Royal Society of New Zealand, published by which was released on 1893. Download full Transactions Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Chronicles of England France Spain and the Adjoining Countries

Chronicles of England  France  Spain  and the Adjoining Countries
  • Author : Jean Froissart
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1857
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 080705500X
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Summary : Read online Chronicles of England France Spain and the Adjoining Countries written by Jean Froissart, published by which was released on 1857. Download full Chronicles of England France Spain and the Adjoining Countries Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Last Emperor of the Aztecs

The Last Emperor of the Aztecs
  • Author : Charles River Charles River Editors
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release Date : 2018-02-19
  • Total pages : 70
  • ISBN : 080705500X
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Summary : *Discusses the legends and controversies surrounding Montezuma's life and death, and the conquest of the Aztec Empire by Cortes *Describes the Aztec Empire, the city of Tenochtitlan, and the human sacrifice rituals. *Includes pictures of historic art depicting Montezuma and important people, places, and events. "Cortés and all of ...

Aztec

Aztec
  • Author : Jane Stevenson Day
  • Publisher : Roberts Rinehart Pub
  • Release Date : 1992
  • Total pages : 88
  • ISBN : 080705500X
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Summary : A magnificently illustrated guide to the world of the Aztec people illuminates in colorful photographs and writing Aztec culture, religion, art, and activities of everyday life just prior to the Spanish invasion of 1519. Published in cooperation with the Denver Museum of Natural History which is showing an Aztec exhibit from ...

The Publications of the Harleian Society

The Publications of the Harleian Society
  • Author : William Camden
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1870
  • Total pages : 253
  • ISBN : 080705500X
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Summary : Read online The Publications of the Harleian Society written by William Camden, published by which was released on 1870. Download full The Publications of the Harleian Society Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....