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    DescriptionIn this updated edition of the classic THE BROKEN SPEARS, Leon-Portilla has included accounts from native Aztec descendants across the centuries. Those texts bear witness to the extraordinary vitality of an oral tradition that preserves the viewpoints of the vanquished instead of the victors.

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    The Broken Spears
    Aztec Account of the Conquest of Mexico
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Miguel Leon-Portilla, Edited by Miguel Leon-Portilla
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 240
    Width: 140 mm
    Height: 203 mm
    Thickness: 14 mm
    Weight: 277 g
    ISBN 13: 9780807055014
    ISBN 10: 0807055018

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S3.0
    BIC E4L: SOC
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    BIC subject category V2: JHM
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    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
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    B&T General Subject: 431
    BISAC V2.8: HIS025000, HIS002000, HIS000000
    DC20: 972.02
    B&T Approval Code: A15603050
    DC22: 972/.02
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    LC classification: F1230.V571, F1230 .V5713 1992
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    Thema V1.0: JHM
    Edition statement
    Expanded edition
    Beacon Press
    Imprint name
    Beacon Press
    Publication date
    04 May 1992
    Publication City/Country
    Boston, MA