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The Resource Annals of Native America : how the Nahuas of colonial Mexico kept their history alive, Camilla Townsend

Annals of Native America : how the Nahuas of colonial Mexico kept their history alive, Camilla Townsend

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Annals of Native America : how the Nahuas of colonial Mexico kept their history alive
Title
Annals of Native America
Title remainder
how the Nahuas of colonial Mexico kept their history alive
Statement of responsibility
Camilla Townsend
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This study of colonial Mexico's Nahuatl-language annals brings the xiuhpohualli tradition to life. Author Camilla Townsend has deduced the authorship of most of the texts and thus is able to place the works in their rightful contexts and render the stories more accessible to modern ears than they have been before
Biography type
contains biographical information
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Townsend, Camilla,
Dewey number
972/.00497452
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nahuas
  • Nahuas
  • Nahuatl language
  • Nahuatl literature
  • Indians of Mexico
  • Mexico
  • Mexico
  • Mexico
Label
Annals of Native America : how the Nahuas of colonial Mexico kept their history alive, Camilla Townsend
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Old stories in new letters (1520s-1550s) -- Becoming conquered (the 1560s) -- Forging friendship with Franciscans (1560s-1580s) -- The riches of twilight (c. 1600) -- Renaissance in the East (the 17th century) -- Epilogue: Postscript from a golden age -- Appendices -- The texts in Nahuatl -- Historia Tolteca Chichimeca -- Annals of Tlatelolco -- Annals of Juan Bautista -- Annals of Tecamachalco -- Annals of Cuauhtitlan -- Chimalpahin, seventh relation -- Don Juan Bautista Buenaventura Zapata y Mendoza -- Annals of Puebla
Control code
ocn964646744
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 318 pages .)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780190629021
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)964646744
Label
Annals of Native America : how the Nahuas of colonial Mexico kept their history alive, Camilla Townsend
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Old stories in new letters (1520s-1550s) -- Becoming conquered (the 1560s) -- Forging friendship with Franciscans (1560s-1580s) -- The riches of twilight (c. 1600) -- Renaissance in the East (the 17th century) -- Epilogue: Postscript from a golden age -- Appendices -- The texts in Nahuatl -- Historia Tolteca Chichimeca -- Annals of Tlatelolco -- Annals of Juan Bautista -- Annals of Tecamachalco -- Annals of Cuauhtitlan -- Chimalpahin, seventh relation -- Don Juan Bautista Buenaventura Zapata y Mendoza -- Annals of Puebla
Control code
ocn964646744
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 318 pages .)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780190629021
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)964646744

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