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    DescriptionThis work provides native Aztec tellings of the Spanish conquest under Cortez. The selections are presented chronologically, with typically two versions of each incident. The book itself is well done and not difficult to read, with some copies of native illustrations."

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    The Broken Spears
    The Aztec Account of the Conquest of Mexico
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Miguel Leon-Portilla
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 264
    Width: 135 mm
    Height: 198 mm
    Thickness: 20 mm
    Weight: 295 g
    ISBN 13: 9780807055007
    ISBN 10: 080705500X

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25590
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    B&T Book Type: NF
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    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.0
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    LC classification: F1230 .V5713 2006
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    Edition statement
    New Expanded.
    Illustrations note
    Beacon Press
    Imprint name
    Beacon Press
    Publication date
    15 April 2007
    Publication City/Country
    Boston, MA
    Review quote
    A moving and powerful account, a unique reading experience which should not be missed by any reader interested in history.--"Los Angeles Times"