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Author Gillespie, Susan D., 1952-

Title The Aztec kings : the construction of rulership in Mexica history / Susan D. Gillespie.

Imprint Tucson : University of Arizona Press, 1989.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Kansas Collection J Schick  972.01 G412a 1989    ---  Lib Use Only
Description xli, 272 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-256) and index.
Contents An introduction to the analysis of Aztec historical traditions. -- pt. 1. The woman of discord. A model of the Tenochtitlan Dynasty ; The founding queen ; Mothers of gods and daughters of Chichimecs ; Motecuhzoma's daughters. -- pt. 2. The recycled king. Motecuhzoma and Quetzalcoatl: on the boundary ; The creation of Topiltzin Quetzalcoatl ; Aztec sacred history and divine kingship.
Subject Aztecs -- History.
Aztecs -- Kings and rulers.
Indians of Mexico -- History.
Indians of Mexico -- Kings and rulers.
Aztecs. (OCoLC)fst00824720
Aztecs -- Kings and rulers. (OCoLC)fst00824738
Indians of Mexico. (OCoLC)fst00969510
Indians of Mexico -- Kings and rulers. (OCoLC)fst00969569
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 0816510954 (alk. paper)
9780816510955 (alk. paper)

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