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Conquistador : Hernán Cortés, King Montezuma, and the last stand of the Aztecs

Author: Buddy Levy
Publisher: New York : Bantam Dell, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A narrative history of the conquest of Mexico offers contrasting studies of Hernán Cortés and the powerful Aztec king Montezuma, and discusses the complex civilization of the Aztecs and the military campaign that brought down the entire Aztec nation.
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Hernán Cortés; Montezuma, Emperor of Mexico; Hernán Cortés; Montezuma, Emperor of Mexico
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Buddy Levy
ISBN: 9780553805383 055380538X
OCLC Number: 865265683
Notes: "Bantam Books."
Description: x, 429 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps (some color)
Contents: Setting out for New Spain and the serendipitous gift of language --
The battle with the Tabascans and the acquisition of La Malinche --
Montezuma's message --
The gambler stakes all : "either win the land or die in the attempt" --
Into the mountains --
The massacre of Cholula --
The city of dreams --
City of sacrifice --
Seizure of empire --
Cortes and Montezuma --
Spaniard versus Spaniard --
The Festival of Toxcatl --
Montezuma's ironic fate --
La noche triste --
"Fortune favors the bold" --
The great rash --
Return to the Valley of Mexico --
The wooden serpent --
Encirclement --
The siege begins --
Clash of empires --
The last stand of the Aztecs
Responsibility: Buddy Levy.

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A narrative history of the conquest of Mexico offers contrasting studies of Hernán Cortés and the powerful Aztec king Montezuma, and discusses the complex civilization of the Aztecs and the military campaign that brought down the entire Aztec nation.

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