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Published by The author in Philadelphia .
Written in English


  • Indians of Mexico -- History. [from old catalog],
  • Mexico -- History. [from old catalog]

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Edition Notes

Statementfrom the foundation of that empire to its destruction by the Spaniards ...
LC ClassificationsF1219 .G66
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23400857M
LC Control Number02004886

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Written by a well-known authority on ancient Mexico and the Aztecs, the book begins with the archaeological evidence for the earliest populations in c BC . Get this from a library! Historia mexicana: a short history of ancient Mexico. [Domingo Francisco de San Antón Muñón Chimalpahin Cuauhtlehuanitzin; John B Glass].   The Mexican codices, as they are called, are richly illustrated texts that provide a window into the life, history, religion, and culture of Mexico, before and after the Spanish invasion that began in Only about two dozen pre-Spanish codices survived the tragedy of the book-burning. Several others survive from after the invasion. Best Sellers in Mexico History #1 Jungle of Stone: The Extraordinary Journey of John L. Stephens and Frederick Catherwood, and the Discovery of the Lost Civilization of the Maya.

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