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The Broken Spears; The Aztec Account of the Conquest of Mexico. English Translation by Lysander Kemp. Illus., Adapted From Original Codices Paintings; The Broken Spears: The Aztec Account of the Conquest of Mexico

Miguel Leon-Portilla, Editor
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Boston : Beacon Press, [1962]
Language
English
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    a| The broken spears : b| the Aztec account of the conquest of Mexico / c| English translation by Lysander Kemp. Illus., adapted from original codices paintings, by Alberto Beltran.
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    a| Boston : b| Beacon Press, c| [1962]
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    a| xxxi, 168 pages : b| illustrations, map ; c| 24 cm
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    a| text b| txt 2| rdacontent
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    a| unmediated b| n 2| rdamedia
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    a| Includes bibliographical references (pages 158-162).
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    a| Translated by Lysander Kemp. Illustrations adapted from original codices painting.
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    a| Translated from nahuatl into spanish by Angel Maria Garibray K., english translation by Lysander Kemp, illustrations, adapted from original codices paintings by Alberto Beltran.
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    a| Omens fortelling the arrival of the Spaniards -- First reports of the Spaniards' arrival -- The messengers' journeys -- Motecuhzoma's terror and apathy -- The Spaniards march on Tlaxcala and Cholula -- The gifts of gold: the god Tezcatlipoca appears -- The Spaniards are welcomed in Tezcoco -- The Spaniards arrive in Tenochtitlan -- The massacre in the main temple during the Fiesta of Toxcatl -- The night of sorrows -- The siege of Tenochtitlan -- Spanish raids into the besieged city -- The surrender of Tenochtitlan -- The story of the conquest as told by the anonymous authors of Tlatelolco -- Elegies on the fall of the city.
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    a| Mexico x| History y| Conquest, 1519-1540 v| Sources.
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    a| Nahuatl literature v| Translations into English.
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    a| Literatura azteca x| Traducciones al inglés.
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    a| Literatura inglesa x| Traducciones del azteca.
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    a| León Portilla, Miguel, e| editor.
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    a| Kemp, Lysander, d| 1920-1992.
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