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Bonds of blood : gender, lifecycle and sacrifice in Aztec culture

Author: Caroline Dodds Pennock
Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire [England] ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.
Series: Early modern history (Palgrave (Firm))
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Reinvesting the Aztecs with a humanity frequently denied to them, and exploring their spectacular religious violence as a comprehensible element of life, this book integrates a fresh interpretation of gender with an innovative study of the everyday life of the Aztecs.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Dodds Pennock, Caroline, 1978-
Bonds of blood.
Basingstoke [England] ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008
(OCoLC)653412236
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Caroline Dodds Pennock
ISBN: 9780230003309 0230003303
OCLC Number: 156831786
Awards: Winner of Royal Historical Society Gladstone History Book Prize 2008
Description: xvi, 225 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Living with death --
Birth and blood --
Growing up --
Tying the knot --
Marriage and partnership --
Outside the norm --
Aging and mortality.
Series Title: Early modern history (Palgrave (Firm))
Responsibility: Caroline Dodds Pennock.
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