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Hispanic American Historical Review (1984) 64 (4): 788–789.
Published: 01 November 1984
...Jeffrey R. Parsons Tula: The Toltec Capital of Ancient Mexico . By Diehl Richard A. . New York : Thames and Hudson, Inc. , 1983 . Maps. Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index . Pp. 184 . Cloth . $29.95 . Copyright 1984 by Duke University Press 1984 Until fairly...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1981) 61 (4): 736–737.
Published: 01 November 1981
...Frederick A. Peterson The Toltec Heritage: From the Fall of Tula to the Rise of Tenochtitlán . By Davies Nigel . Norman : University of Oklahoma Press , 1980 . Maps. Illustrations. Appendix. Notes. Bibliography. Index . Pp. xii , 401 . Cloth. $17.50 . Copyright 1981 by Duke...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1989) 69 (2): 338–339.
Published: 01 May 1989
...Pedro Carrasco The Aztec Empire: The Toltec Resurgence . By Davies Nigel . Norman : University of Oklahoma Press , 1987 . Notes. Bibliography. Index . Pp. xiv , 341 . Cloth . $39.50 . Copyright 1989 by Duke University Press 1989 The author has written a number of books...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1959) 39 (2): 256–258.
Published: 01 May 1959
...César Lizardi Ramos Copyright 1959 by Duke University Press 1959 Chichén Itzá and Its Cenote of Sacrifice. A Comparative Study of Contemporaneous Maya and Toltec . By Tozzer Alfred M. . 2 vols. Cambridge, Mass. , 1957 . Peabody Museum . Memoirs of the Peabody Museum...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2003) 83 (4): 750–751.
Published: 01 November 2003
... be of interest to a wider audience of anthropologists and historians of pre- and postconquest Mesoamerica. Topiltzin Quetzalcoatl: The Once and Future Lord of the Toltecs . By Nicholson H. B. . Mesoamerican Worlds: From the Olmecs to the Danzantes . Boulder : University Press of Colorado , 2001...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1978) 58 (2): 309–310.
Published: 01 May 1978
...Robert Cormack The Toltecs: Until the Fall of Tula . By Davies Nigel . Norman , 1977 . The University of Oklahoma Press . Maps. Illustrations. Chronology. Notes. Bibliography. Index . Pp. xviii , 533 . Cloth. $14.95 . Copyright 1978 by Duke University Press 1978 Twenty...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1980) 60 (4): 694.
Published: 01 November 1980
... This is a facsimile publication of a Ph.D. dissertation at Columbia University. In spite of the poor drawings and photographs which accompany the volume, it is worth the careful attention of Mesoamerican specialists. Following a suggestion made by Lee Parsons, the author attempts to prove that much of Toltec-Maya...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2005) 85 (4): 691–693.
Published: 01 November 2005
... in Mexica myth, was the classic city of Teoti-huacán, and not (as Wigberto Jiménez Moreno asserted in 1941) Tula de Hidalgo, the Toltec capital. If the name Tollan signified “a place of rushes,” then its very name required a lacustrine site—that is to say, Lake Texcoco. More to the point, Florescano...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1984) 64 (4): 789–790.
Published: 01 November 1984
...” is explained by “Aztec dependency on the Toltec tradition for legitimacy and their application of the myth of Quetzalcoatl’s return” (p. 5) to the appearance of Cortés in 1519. Interpreted by the Aztecs, the return of Quetzalcoatl found Moctezuma a fallen and disgraced ruler (p. 200). The conquest “uncovered...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1963) 43 (2): 273–274.
Published: 01 May 1963
... area, and the treatment reverts from this to the Chichimec and Toltec periods, to the Theocratic cultures (principally Teotihuacán, Zapotec, and Totonac), and thence to the Archaic cultures of the Valley of Mexico, the west, and the Olmec regions. It concludes with an account of relations between...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1978) 58 (1): 104–106.
Published: 01 February 1978
.... The document, the so-called “Historia tolteca-chichimeca,” was written around 1550-1560 in the town of Cuauhtinchan, east of Puebla. It details the socio-political antecedents of Cuauhtinchan, starting with the breakup of old Tula, followed by migrations of some of the Toltecs to Cholula and their spread from...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1964) 44 (2): 269.
Published: 01 May 1964
... are devoted to Archaic, Formative, and Classic peoples, Toltecs and others, and the Aztecs. The whole is an accurate popularization, useful for introductory reading in English, but not an important work. ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1964) 44 (3): 448.
Published: 01 August 1964
... the “international relations” of Aztec peoples, meaning by this relations among the members of the Triple Alliance and between the Triple Alliance and its neighbors. Other topics studied are Aztec commerce by Miguel León-Portilla; Toltec culture by Demetrio Sodi M.; Aztec myths concerning the world of the dead...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1964) 44 (2): 274.
Published: 01 May 1964
... orientation of French anthropology a century ago. Although the list is entitled “Instrucciones etnológicas. . .,” the bias, in modern terminology, is primarily in favor of physical anthropological data. Some of the subjects for which information was wanted include: the origins of Otomí, Mixtec, Toltec...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1990) 70 (4): 687.
Published: 01 November 1990
... and Motecuhzoma and Motecuhzoma’s daughters become structurally equivalent to an earlier intermingling of “immigrant” Mexica and “indigenous” Toltec elites. A major contribution of this work is a demonstration that the Aztecs make much more sense when they are compared with other societies than when...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1982) 62 (3): 482–483.
Published: 01 August 1982
... America. He had some very set, and evidentially not very well supported, theories about native American civilizations and their origins. Along with others, he believed in a “Toltec genesis” of all New World high cultures and wanted to date them to the last five or six centuries of pre-Columbian time...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1981) 61 (1): 188–189.
Published: 01 February 1981
... in Mexico until the tenth century (Toltec period), and that such traits were introduced from Central or South America. His essay indicates the paucity of data on pre-Hispanic mining in Mexico and the need for further investigation of the subject. The short paper by Jorge Gurría Lacroix on sixteenth...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1963) 43 (1): 153.
Published: 01 February 1963
... century New World. This Book, for instance, gives us accounts of the history of the Toltecs of Tula, the Chichimecs, Otomí, Mixtecs, and other important linguistic and tribal groups of Pre-Hispanic Mexico, derived from oral and pictorial native traditions. Book Ten also comments upon dress, diet...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1987) 67 (2): 334–335.
Published: 01 May 1987
... be summarized quickly. One recurrent and endlessly bruited theme is that the Toltec architecture and period at Chichén Itzá are contemporary with the late Maya Classic florescence of the Puuc cities (Uxmal et al.). This is not a new conclusion, and was suggested by Harry Pollock as far back as 1962. A number...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1981) 61 (1): 125–126.
Published: 01 February 1981
... for popular consumption. It is very much in the romantic tradition of Zapatana. There is little here that we did not already know and some disconcerting errors of fact (e.g., Tenochtitlán was not the Toltec capital—p. 161), but one must applaud the continuing interest in and support of Mexican history...