Hidden World of the Aztec

Hidden World of the Aztec

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Baker & Taylor
Explores the ruins of the capital city of the Aztec Empire through a guided tour of recent archaeological digs, discoveries, unearthed treasures, and an historical overview of what once was.

Perseus Publishing
A unique look at the Aztecs and the archaeologists who are determined to unearth their secrets. In 1521 the world of the Aztecs came to a sudden end when Hern\u00e1n Cort\u00e9s, the Spanish conquistador, destroyed their capital. The ruins of that city lie beneath the streets of modern-day Mexico City. Peter Lourie traveled to Mexico City to meet the renowned archaeologist Leonardo L\u00f3pez Luj\u00e1n. With Dr. Luj\u00e1n as his guide, the author viewed the diggings at the Aztec Great Temple, and even met the God of Death in the basement of the temple's museum.


Boyd Brew
A unique look at the Aztecs and the archaeologists who are determined to unearth their secrets. In 1521 the world of the Aztecs came to a sudden end when Hernán Cortés, the Spanish conquistador, destroyed their capital. The ruins of that city lie beneath the streets of modern-day Mexico City. Peter Lourie traveled to Mexico City to meet the renowned archaeologist Leonardo López Luján. With Dr. Luján as his guide, the author viewed the diggings at the Aztec Great Temple, and even met the God of Death in the basement of the temple's museum.


Baker
& Taylor

Tours the excavation site of the Great Temple of the Aztec civilization in Mexico City, providing an overview of Aztec culture, history, and religion.

Publisher: Honesdale, Pa. : Boyds Mills Press, 2006
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9781590780695
1590780698
Characteristics: 48 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ; 22 cm
Alternative Title: Aztec

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