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The fall of the Aztecs

Author: Bernal Díaz del Castillo; Shirley Glubok; Alfred Percival Maudslay; Leslie Tillett
Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press [1965]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In "The fall of the Aztecs" this almost unbelievable story is told through two true eyewitness accounts: from the Aztec side by sixty graphic pictures drawn by artist-scribes who survived the conquest; from the Spanish side by a conquistador, Bernal Díaz, who fought as a foot soldier through the whole conquest and lived to write it all down in simple words.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Díaz del Castillo, Bernal, 1496-1584.
Fall of the Aztecs.
New York, St. Martin's Press [1965]
(OCoLC)657117214
Named Person: Hernán Cortés; Hernán Cortés
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bernal Díaz del Castillo; Shirley Glubok; Alfred Percival Maudslay; Leslie Tillett
OCLC Number: 1409169
Notes: Based on The discovery and conquest of Mexico, 1517-1521, translated by A.P. Mandslay.
Description: v, 114 pages : illustrations (portrait color), maps ; 28 cm
Responsibility: Illus. by the conquered, text by the conquerors. Edited by Shirley Glubok. Illus. selected and adapted by Leslie Tillett. Designed by Leslie Tillett.

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In "The fall of the Aztecs" this almost unbelievable story is told through two true eyewitness accounts: from the Aztec side by sixty graphic pictures drawn by artist-scribes who survived the conquest; from the Spanish side by a conquistador, Bernal Díaz, who fought as a foot soldier through the whole conquest and lived to write it all down in simple words.

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