Coverart for item
The Resource The Aztecs, the Conquistadors, and the making of Mexican culture, Peter O. Koch

The Aztecs, the Conquistadors, and the making of Mexican culture, Peter O. Koch

Label
The Aztecs, the Conquistadors, and the making of Mexican culture
Title
The Aztecs, the Conquistadors, and the making of Mexican culture
Statement of responsibility
Peter O. Koch
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book discusses the battles between the Spanish explorers and the Aztecs--battles that culminated in the ruin of a civilization. Alternating between Aztec and Spanish history, it discusses events and motivations on each side and includes a thorough account of the struggle between Cortés and Montezuma"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Koch, Peter O.
Dewey number
972/.02
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F1219.73
LC item number
.K63 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Montezuma
  • Cortés, Hernán
  • Aztecs
  • Aztecs
  • Mexico
  • Spain
Label
The Aztecs, the Conquistadors, and the making of Mexican culture, Peter O. Koch
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0518/2005024676.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-267) and index
Contents
The flight of the feathered serpent -- The Spanish invasion -- The flight from Aztlán -- The voyage of Francisco de Córdoba -- A stone rising from the water -- The Grijalva expedition -- The road to empire -- In search of fame and fortune -- Divine dedication -- Tales of the bearded men -- The empire that was Montezuma's -- Native alliances -- The long road to Tlaxcala -- The massacre at Cholula -- Into the realm of enchantment -- The reins of power -- The struggle for control of Mexico -- The rage of the sun god -- La noche triste -- A foregone conclusion
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 275 p.
Isbn
9780786422524
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005024676
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm61362780
  • 907481
Label
The Aztecs, the Conquistadors, and the making of Mexican culture, Peter O. Koch
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0518/2005024676.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-267) and index
Contents
The flight of the feathered serpent -- The Spanish invasion -- The flight from Aztlán -- The voyage of Francisco de Córdoba -- A stone rising from the water -- The Grijalva expedition -- The road to empire -- In search of fame and fortune -- Divine dedication -- Tales of the bearded men -- The empire that was Montezuma's -- Native alliances -- The long road to Tlaxcala -- The massacre at Cholula -- Into the realm of enchantment -- The reins of power -- The struggle for control of Mexico -- The rage of the sun god -- La noche triste -- A foregone conclusion
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 275 p.
Isbn
9780786422524
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005024676
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm61362780
  • 907481

Library Locations

    • Beaverton City LibraryBorrow it
      12375 SW Fifth St, Beaverton, OR, 97005-9019, US
      45.484147 -122.804052
Processing Feedback ...