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Aztec

Overview page. Subjects: Archaeology.

A member of the American Indian people dominant in Mexico before the Spanish conquest of the 16th century. The Aztecs arrived in the central valley of Mexico after the collapse of the...

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Aztec

Alfredo López Austin and Scott Sessions.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Mesoamerican Cultures

January 2001; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of the Americas. 3967 words.

The use of the term “Aztec” to denote the Mexica people is incorrect, as Robert Barlow pointed out in 1949

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Aztecs

Michael E. Smith.

in The Oxford Handbook of the Archaeology of Ritual and Religion

October 2011; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Archaeology; Historical Archaeology. 6504 words.

This article reviews the material culture of Aztec ritual and religion under four headings: temples and offerings, key deities, cult objects, and ceremonies. Because there is a massive...

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Aztecs

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 576 words.

Formed in Sydney, Australia, in 1964, the Aztecs started out as Billy Thorpe’s (b. William Richard Thorpe, 29 March

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Aztec

Edited by Elizabeth Knowles.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 104 words.

a member of the American Indian people dominant in Mexico before the Spanish conquest of the 16th century. The Aztecs

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Aztecs

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Formed in Sydney, Australia, in 1964, the Aztecs started out as Billy Thorpe’s (b. William Richard Thorpe, 29 March 1946, Manchester, Lancashire, England, d. 28 February 2007, Sydney,...

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Aztec

Overview page. Subjects: Archaeology.

A member of the American Indian people dominant in Mexico before the Spanish conquest of the 16th century. The Aztecs arrived in the central valley of Mexico after the collapse of the...

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Aztec Civilization

John M. D. Pohl, Michael E. Smith, Deborah L. Nichols and Deborah L. Nichols.

in The Oxford Companion to Archaeology

January 1996; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology. 4833 words.

Introduction The Rise of Aztec Civilization Economic Organization of Aztec Civilization The Spanish Conquest of the Aztecs

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in The Oxford Companion To Archaeology

January 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology. 5713 words.

Introduction The Rise of Aztec Civilization Economic Organization of Aztec Civilization The Spanish Conquest of the Aztecs

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The Aztecs

David Carrasco.

December 2011; p ublished online September 2013 .

Book. Subjects: History of the Americas. 152 pages.

The Aztecs: A Very Short Introduction employs the disciplines of history, religious studies, and anthropology as it illuminates the complexities of Aztec life. This VSI looks beyond Spanish...

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Aztec diet

Michael Kent.

in Food and Fitness: A Dictionary of Diet and Exercise

P ublished online November 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 39 words.

A low-fat eating plan based on the foods which ancient Aztecs are believed to have eaten. The Aztec diet includes

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