The Broken Spears: The Aztec Account of the Conquest of Mexico

The Broken Spears: The Aztec Account of the Conquest of Mexico

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By (author) Miguel Leon-Portilla

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  • Publisher: Beacon Press
  • Format: Paperback | 264 pages
  • Dimensions: 135mm x 198mm x 20mm | 295g
  • Publication date: 15 April 2007
  • Publication City/Country: Boston, MA
  • ISBN 10: 080705500X
  • ISBN 13: 9780807055007
  • Edition statement: New Expanded.
  • Illustrations note: ill
  • Sales rank: 222,326

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This 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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A moving and powerful account, a unique reading experience which should not be missed by any reader interested in history.--"Los Angeles Times"