The Resource Aztecs : conquest and glory, [written by Kerry Jimson]

Aztecs : conquest and glory, [written by Kerry Jimson]

Label
Aztecs : conquest and glory
Title
Aztecs
Title remainder
conquest and glory
Statement of responsibility
[written by Kerry Jimson]
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Who were the Aztecs, how did they become so powerful, and where did they go? This new book traces the Aztec Empire's 200-year span, from its mythical beginnings to its abrupt and brutal collaps - and its legacy in present-day Mexico." --Back cover
Cataloging source
NZNB
Dewey number
972.018
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Aztecs : conquest and glory, [written by Kerry Jimson]
Label
Aztecs : conquest and glory, [written by Kerry Jimson]
Publication
Note
  • Published in conjunction with the Te Papa exhibition "Aztecs: Conquest and glory" 29 Sep 2013 - 9 Feb 2014
  • Includes index
  • The 13-digit ISBN number above the barcode does not match barcode itself
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction -- Journey to the centre of the Universe -- The rise and fall of Tenochtitlán -- The pyramid of power -- The valley that fed a million people -- A crowded cosmos -- Contact and conquest -- Echoes of the Aztecs -- Timeline: the Aztecs in world history
  • Includes index. -The book reflects the latest archaeological knowledge about the Aztec people and provides exclusive interviews with a range of international experts on Mexican life and culture. Included in the book are more than 200 color reproductions of treasures from the national museums of Mexico, archival documents, iconic codices featuring pictograms of Aztec writing, and rare archaeological images from the temples--particularly the Templo Mayor where human sacrifices were made less than 500 years ago
Control code
15055730
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Dimensions
28 cm
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Extent
104 pages
Isbn
9780987668837
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly colour), map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780987668837
  • (NLNZils)1623722
  • (eLGAR).b27648527
  • (OCoLC)842364690
  • (Nz)14957440
  • (Nz)15055730

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