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Aztecs of Mexico: origin, rise, and fall of the Aztec Nation.

by George Clapp Vaillant

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mexico
    • Subjects:
    • Aztecs,
    • Mexico -- History -- To 1519

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [257]-297.

      StatementRev. by Suzannah B. Vaillant.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1219 .V13 1962
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxii, 312 p.
      Number of Pages312
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5850517M
      LC Control Number62010466

      Vaillant, G. C. Aztecs of Mexico: origin, rise, and fall of the Aztec Nation - Doubleday - Garden City, N.Y.   A very well done and engaging introduction to the Aztecs. Reading this book helped me understand how and why Aztec culture had, and continues to have, such a big impact on Mexican culture. It wasn't until I read this book that I realized that some of my great aunts and uncles have Nahuatl ("Aztec") names/5.

        This dualism was at the heart of the Aztec worldview. The Aztecs believed that that humans were responsible for maintaining a balance in the universe through their rituals and sacrifices. Cosmogony and the Aztecs. The most common form of the Aztec creation myth says that, in the beginning, there was a void. The creator god was both male and Author: Caleb Strom. The history of the Aztecs according to George C. Vaillant in his book, Aztecs of Mexico: Origin. Rise and Fall of the Aztec Nation, is a "synopsis of the rise of Indian civilization and its doom" (2).The purpose of this curriculum unit entitled, "The Indians' Discovery of Columbus", is to present the conquest of Mexico and the subsequent downfall of the Aztecs, not from a European standpoint.

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In the eleventh century the Aztecs arrived in Mexico from the north. Even today their speech is much like that spoken by the Indians of Oregon and Montana. In less than a hundred years, rising on the ruins of the older Mexican cultures, they developed an extraordinary indigenous civilization/5.

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[George Clapp Vaillant] -- An account of the people of Mexico before Columbus, including their institutions, religion, arts, buildings, and daily life. This book is a history of the Indians of the Valley of Mexico and the civilizations which they was a hard book to write.

It will be a hard book to read. There are two reasons for this unfortunate circumstance. First, the Indians did not have the same goals in life which we have, so that their pattern of life is different from our own and difficult to understand.

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