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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (1): 233–235.
Published: 01 January 2005
... of North Carolina at Wilmington Taking as her guide Charles Gibson’s seminal social history The Aztecs under Spanish Rule: A History of the Indians of the Valley of Mexico, 1519– 1810 (1964), particularly its emphasis on the adaptive strategies of con- quered Indians and their cultural tenacity...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (2): 445–446.
Published: 01 April 2016
...León García Garagarza The Fate of Earthly Things: Aztec Gods and God-Bodies . By Bassett Molly H. . ( Austin : University of Texas Press , 2014 . xii + 283 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, appendixes, notes, bibliography, index . $60.00 cloth.) Copyright 2016 by American Society...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (1): 148–149.
Published: 01 January 2017
...John F. Schwaller Aztec Philosophy: Understanding a World in Motion . By Maffie James . ( Boulder : University Press of Colorado , 2014 . xiv+592 pp., introduction, figures, bibliography, notes, index . $80.00 cloth; $34.95 paper) Copyright 2017 by American Society...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (4): 844–846.
Published: 01 October 2004
...- ing with cultural models of gender, kinship, honor, and knowledge of the outside world. Thus we can see a continuum of practices in North and Central America—ranging from Iroquois adoption to Aztec ower war’’ captives—that support key values in those cultures and that may have an economic effect...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (3): 656–658.
Published: 01 July 2005
... the Begin- ning (although some readers may be skeptical of Knight’s claim [160] that in the Aztec empire ‘‘sacrificial victims were a basic commodity’’ and that human sacrifice on a grand scale was part of the redistributional economy) Book Reviews 655...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (1): 198–200.
Published: 01 January 2004
... than sixty years is a fact that consti- tutes its own recommendation. Eating Landscape: Aztec and European Occupation of Tlalocan. By Philip P. Arnold (Niwot: University Press of Colorado, 1999. xvii + 287 pp., introduction, notes, bibliography, index, illustrations. $45.00 cloth.) Alan R...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (4): 737–738.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Matthew Restall Hajovsky’s attention to colonial filters is sensitive throughout the book but is the specific focus of the short closing chapter. Thus while this book is obviously compulsory reading for scholars of the Aztecs, Latin Americanist ethnohistorians should also find it rewarding...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (4): 698–699.
Published: 01 October 2018
...John F. Schwaller The Death of Aztec Tenochtitlan, the Life of Mexico City . By Barbara E. Mundy . ( Austin : University of Texas Press , 2018 . 256 pp., illustrations, photos, tables, notes, bibliography, index . $45.00 paper.) Copyright 2018 by American Society for Ethnohistory...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (1): 217–218.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Jennifer Siegler Sacred Consumption: Food and Ritual in Aztec Art and Culture . By Elizabeth Morán . ( Austin : University of Texas Press , 2016 . vii+142 pp., acknowledgments, preface, introduction, epilogue, appendix, bibliography, index. $24.95 paper.) Copyright 2019...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (1): 219–220.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Michael E. Smith Tlacaelel Remembered: Mastermind of the Aztec Empire . By Susan Schroeder . ( Norman : University of Oklahoma Press . xiv + 218 pp., preface, introduction, maps, figures, glossary, notes, bibliography, index. $29.95 cloth.) Copyright 2019 by American Society...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (2): 229–250.
Published: 01 April 2008
...Cecelia F. Klein Most scholars, citing a passage in the sixteenth-century Florentine Codex by Bernardino de Sahagún ( 1950–82 ), have interpreted the famous Aztec stone statue known as Coatlicue, “Snakes-Her-Skirt,” as a reference to that goddess's role as the mother of the Aztec patron deity...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (3): 455–479.
Published: 01 July 2020
... and linguistic context of this belief among the contact-period Nahuas: the import of tetzahuitl (omens) in the animistic worldview of the Aztecs, as well as the characteristic semantic pair in tecolotl, in chiquatli (“the owl, the barn owl”) to signify the lethal activities of the most representative messengers...
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Published: 01 April 2020
Figure 1. Human sacrifice by the Temple of Huitzilopochtli, the Aztec god of war. The picture is accompanied by an anonymous alphabetical annotation providing historical detail. Source: BNF, fonds mexicains, 30 ( Codex Telleriano-Remensis 1995 : fol. 38v.). More
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Ethnohistory (2021) 68 (2): 358–360.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Elena FitzPatrick Sifford Portraying the Aztec Past: The Codices Boturini, Azcatitlan, and Aubin . By Angela Herren Rajagopalan . ( Austin : University of Texas Press , 2019 . ix +198 pp., illustrations and tables, acknowledgments, appendices, notes, bibliography, index. $29.95 soft...
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Ethnohistory (2023) 70 (4): 517–548.
Published: 01 October 2023
...Erik Damián Reyes Morales Abstract This work relies on the proposal that Aztlan was on the same islets of Texcoco Lake where Mexica founded Mexico-Tenochtitlan, that Teocolhuacan was where Iztapalapa town is today and that the Aztec-Mexica migration happened in the context of the great flood...
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Published: 01 October 2023
Figure 4. The first steps of the Aztec and the eight peoples that migrated with them. Illustration by the author. More
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Figure 5. The migrations of the eight peoples that walked with the Aztec. Illustration by the author. More
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Figure 6. The migration of the Aztec-Mexica. Illustration by the author. More
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (4): 739–741.
Published: 01 October 2001
... Reviews 739 Mesoamerica’s Classic Heritage: Teotihuacan to the Aztecs. Edited by David Carrasco, Lindsay Jones, and Scott Sessions. (Boulder, University Press of Colorado, 2000...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (2): 428–429.
Published: 01 April 2002
... Aztecs, Moors, and Christians: Festivals of Reconquest in Mexico and Spain. By Max Harris. (Austin: University of Texas Press, 2000. x + 309 pp., prologue, illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. $55.00 cloth, $24.95...