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Ethnohistory (1 October 2003) 50 (4): 739–740.
Published: 01 October 2003
...- panion to textbooks or other readings on Mesoamerican archaeology and 6999 ETHNOHISTORY / 50:4 / sheet 157 of ethnohistory. Topiltzin Quetzalcoatl: The Once and Future Lord of the Toltecs. By H. B. Nicholson. (Boulder: University Press of Colorado...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2019) 66 (1): 217–218.
Published: 01 January 2019
... Tenochtitlán. Morán likewise analyzes the role of food in the history of specific deities, such as Quetzalcoatl, exploring components of the private and public rituals from the previous section as well as the foundation of the Aztec Empire. Morán’s project is an ambitious evaluation of the role of food...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2018) 65 (4): 686–687.
Published: 01 October 2018
... Spain’s imperial claims on southern Italy were rooted in Homer’s Odyssey , Cortés invoked the legend of a returning hero bent on conquest in Mexico; in this way, the Aztec legend of Quetzalcoatl can be compared to the uses and functions of ancient myths in Europe. Essays by Andrew Laird and Guilhem...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2003) 50 (4): 737–739.
Published: 01 October 2003
...- panion to textbooks or other readings on Mesoamerican archaeology and 6999 ETHNOHISTORY / 50:4 / sheet 157 of ethnohistory. Topiltzin Quetzalcoatl: The Once and Future Lord of the Toltecs. By H. B. Nicholson. (Boulder: University Press of Colorado...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2016) 63 (2): 445–446.
Published: 01 April 2016
... religious categories that are Bassett’s object of study. Chapter 1 examines the extensively documented identification of Cortés with Quetzalcoatl and the modern scholarly debates about the episode. Bassett argues that the identification of the Spaniards as teteoh was perfectly coherent with the Aztec...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2009) 56 (4): 625–650.
Published: 01 October 2009
..., genealogies, or maps. (“The first time the Cholulans came was when the Acolhua came to shoot arrows at Quetzalcoatl [the Cholulans’ special god], when they came to make war, there in Cholula. And the second time was when . . 9 The speakers frequently backtracked over a period already covered...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2015) 62 (4): 683–706.
Published: 01 October 2015
... One Reed (Ce Acatl), for example, was especially linked with the god Quetzalcoatl. The 260-­day tonalpohualli cycled concurrently with the 365-­day solar calendar, which included eighteen veintena periods and five unnamed days known as the nemontemi. The veintenas were celebrated in...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2018) 65 (3): 441–463.
Published: 01 July 2018
... information on tlaolchayahualiztli . Folio 49r of the Tudela depicts a woman sitting on a woven mat, hurling corn and beans in front of an image of Quetzalcoatl . A Spanish gloss above the woman’s head reads “sortilega” (soothsayer). Below and to the right of the image of Quetzalcoatl, a man sits with his...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2019) 66 (3): 489–513.
Published: 01 July 2019
... in various sources, is a mythological synthesis of a complete cycle of time. The victory of Quetzalcoatl over the murderers of his father and the foundation of Tollan are “a myth about the creation and the emergence of the sun—in other words, the birth and expansion of a civilization or empire retold...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2008) 55 (2): 229–250.
Published: 01 April 2008
... been a virgin, as was Huitzilopochtli’s mother in theFlorentine Codex (Sahagún 1950–82: 3:1–5)—survived her sisters to conceive and give birth to the deified culture hero Topiltzin Quetzalcoatl. She did so at the 240 Cecelia F. Klein request of...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2018) 65 (3): 465–488.
Published: 01 July 2018
... Atlantic History.” 81 MacCormack, “Human and Divine Love”; Costilla, “El milagro.” 82 Matovina, “The Origins of the Guadalupe Tradition”; Poole, “A Response”; Lafaye, Quetzalcoatl and Guadalupe ; Taylor, “The Virgin of Guadalupe in New Spain”; Taylor, Shrines and Miraculous Images ; Poole...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2019) 66 (2): 223–248.
Published: 01 April 2019
... filled in with color. Erudition and aesthetic practice were intimately linked, not only linguistically but mythically as well. The artist-scribe’s patron was the divine hero god Quetzalcoatl, the bringer of both art and knowledge to humanity via the Toltecs who in turn transmitted these skills to the...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2007) 54 (3): 407–443.
Published: 01 July 2007
... the attention of a number of brilliant scholars. The Aztec and the Hawaiians both believed that one of their gods had left their land at some point in the past and would return at some point in the future. The Aztec had no idea when Quetzalcoatl would return. The Hawaiians, on the other hand...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2011) 58 (4): 585–611.
Published: 01 October 2011
... Quetzalcoatl and the Irony of Empire: Myths and Prophecies of the Aztec Tradition . Chicago : University of Chicago Press . Carrasco Pedro 1971 Los barrios antiguos de Cholula . In Estudios y documentos de la región de Puebla-Tlaxcala . Vol. 3 . Pp. 9 – 87 . Puebla, Mexico : Instituto...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2014) 61 (4): 681–713.
Published: 01 October 2014
... Organization of Chichén Itzá . Ancient Mesoamerica 15 : 167 – 218 . Ringle William M. Negrón Tomás Gallareta Bey George J. III 1998 The Return of Quetzalcoatl: Evidence for the Spread of a World Religion during the Epiclassic Period . Ancient Mesoamerica 9 : 183 – 232...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2009) 56 (1): 125–161.
Published: 01 January 2009
... themselves Toltecs. They claimed to have come from Tollan, the center of civilization and were inheritors of the tradition of Quetzalcoatl, the great Mesoamerican culture hero. These two concepts may seem to us to be opposites, but in fact they were not to the people living in pre-Hispanic central...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2009) 56 (1): 195–198.
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2009) 56 (1): 199–200.
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2009) 56 (1): 200–201.
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2009) 56 (1): 202–203.
Published: 01 January 2009