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The Aztecs under Spanish rule

a history of the Indians of the Valley of Mexico, 1519-1810

by Charles Gibson

  • 218 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

  • Indians of Mexico -- Mexico -- Mexico, Valley of.,
  • Mexico -- History -- To 1810.,
  • Spain -- Colonies -- America -- Administration.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCharles Gibson.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 657 p., [18] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages657
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16063005M
    ISBN 100804701962
    LC Control Number09359010

    The Aztec Empire was a group of allied but ethnically different city states who lived in central Mexico and controlled much of central America from the 12th century AD until the Spanish invasion of the 15th century.   Aztec Legal System and Sources of Law The Aztec legal system was highly complex and was designed to maintain social order and respect for government institutions. Aztec laws were based on royal decrees and on customs that had been passed down from generation to .

    The article discusses the Spanish defeat of the Aztec (or Mexicas) in the Battle of Tenochtitlán, Mexico under Spanish military leader Hernán Cortés. Aztecs' attitudes towards Cortés, including in regard to their belief that he was the incarnation of the priest-god. -The Aztec Empire began to weaken-For a century, the Aztecs had been demanding tribute and sacrificial victims from the provinces under their control-The population of Tenochtitlan was growing even greater--Montezuma called for tribute and sacrifice.

    The rules defined under Special Combined & Face Grades shall be applied only when specified in the contract between buyer and seller. The rules under Standard Inspection and Special Inspection shall not be applied under any contract which specifies grade names different from those listed herein except by special agreement between buyer and. In , Spanish invaders arrived in Mexico. Moctezuma II, the Aztec ruler, tried to make peace, inviting the new arrivals into Tenochtitlán, but the Aztec people revolted. Moctezuma II was killed, the city was sacked, and the Aztec Empire was taken over by the Spanish. Millions of Aztecs died of diseases, such as smallpox, brought over by the.

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Aztecs Under Spanish Rule is an in-depth study of the evolution of the historical relationship between the Native Mexicans and the Spaniards in Colonial Latin America. The story begins with the cultural differences between the two groups after the Spaniard's conquering effort over the Aztecs, Cited by: Aztecs Under Spanish Rule book.

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Two key works by historian Charles Gibson, Tlaxcala in the Sixteenth Century () and his monograph The Aztecs Under Spanish Rule: A History of the Indians of the Valley of Mexico, – () were central in reshaping the historiography of the indigenous and their communities from the Spanish Conquest to the Mexican independence : February – 13 August against the.

Under Spanish control, the Aztec Empire did not exist any more. The Spanish tried to change the Aztecs into Catholics and make them act like Spanish people.

They made it easier to change from Aztec rule to Spanish rule by letting many Aztec nobles become Spanish nobles.

The conquistadors rewarded people who had helped them defeat the Aztecs. The book instructs the clergy on how to interpret and teach the Scriptures. It was translated into Nahuatl, the language of the Aztec, and Spanish; transcribed in Latin letters also known as the Roman alphabet.

The Aztec also wrote, in Spanish, some Codices. Moctezuma was the ruler who allowed the Spanish, led by an adventurer called Hernan Cortes, to seize the Aztecs’ Central American empire in The way was thus opened (as historians like to say) for the subsequent destruction of the Inca empire in Peru and the colonisation of the whole of South America.

Inwhen the Spanish first made official contact with the Empire, the Aztecs ruled most of present-day Mexico either directly or indirectly.

About one hundred years before, three powerful city-states in central Mexico — Tenochtitlan, Tlacopan and Tacuba — united to form the Triple Alliance, which soon rose to pre-eminence.

All three cultures were located on. Aztec: Differences Aztecs wrote hundreds of books and Codices. The Aztecs used a form of picture writing such as pictographs, ideographs and number systems.

Only elite were taught to read the books and. Aztecs and Conquistadors is a book from the deservedly-famed Osprey Publishers that contains the full text of three earlier books, two of the Warrior books (Aztec Warrior and Conquistador) and the Essential History: The Spanish /5(4).

Get this from a library. The Tira de Tepechpan: negotiating place under Aztec and Spanish rule. [Lori Boornazian Diel] -- "Created in Tepechpan, a relatively minor Aztec city in Central Mexico, the Tira de Tepechpan records important events in the city's history from through Most of the history is presented.

Cortez was able to defeat the Aztecs for many reasons. One: The Aztecs were lead by a superstitious, impressionable and weak leader in the person of Moctezuma. The Aztec principal cacique. He allowed the Spanish to enter into Tenochtitlan and obse.

Mexico - Mexico - The rise of the Aztecs: The word Azteca is derived from Aztlán (variously translated as “White Land,” “Land of White Herons,” or “Place of Herons”), where, according to Aztec tradition, their people originated, somewhere in the northwestern region of Mexico.

The Aztecs are also known as Mexica or Tenochca. Tenoch, or Tenochca, was a legendary. Commonly referred to as the Florentine Codex, the manuscript consists of 12 books devoted to different topics.

Book XII recounts the Spanish conquest of Mexico, which took place betweenwhen Cortés landed on the coast with just over men and a few horses, andwhen Tenochtitlan was taken and the Aztecs subjugated.

The Aztecs were Native American people who lived in ruled the Aztec Empire from the 14th century to the 16th century. The name "Aztec" comes from the phrase "people from Aztlan". Legends say that Aztlan was the first place the Aztecs ever lived. "Aztlan" means "place of the herons" in the Nahuatl language.

p. 8. Often the term "Aztec" refers just to the .Out of Print - Try Used Books. Aztecs: An Interpretation by Inga Clendinnen (Paperback) Aztecs Under Spanish Rule: A History of the Indians of the Valley of Mexico by Charles Gibson (Paperback - June ) The Aztecs by Richard F.

Townsend (Paperback) The Aztec Treasure House: New and Selected Essays by Evan S. Connell (Hardcover) Aztec.Earlier, Spanish writers like Bernal Diaz del Castillo, a solider under Cortes, and author of a detailed manuscript on the Conquest of Mexico, saw history differently. In his book, The Discovery and Conquest of Mexico, Diaz del Castillo says of the destruction of the Aztecs: “I, Bernal Diaz del Castillo one of the first discoverers andFile Size: KB.