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Pocket Timeline Of Ancient Mexico

Pocket Timeline Of Ancient Mexico

Interlink Pub Group

ISBN: 1566567904
Author: Penny Bateman

The author is Penny Bateman and it was published around November of 2009 by Interlink Pub Group. The book has 32 pages. The book is 0.4"H x 7.44"L x 6.16"W. It weighs something like 0.46 lbs. Even though reading is a thing which everyone of almost any age will enjoy, you will discover certainly lots of ways in which you may make the thrill significantly better. Some people proclaim they don't have enough time to read, nevertheless reading is yet another effective utilization of time, especially with the proper children's book. View these tips and you should really like reading a lot more.

In the back of the book is a 12-page foldout timeline which may be detached and displayed on a wall or notice board. The Aztec culture was virtually destroyed when the Spanish defeated the Aztec king Moctezuma in 1521, changing the course of Mexican history forever. It offers an attractive quick visual reference for the crucial periods, events and developments of ancient central Mexico from the earliest hunter-gatherers, for the growth of farming, the emergence of towns and cities and ultimately the flourishing inside the Aztec empire centered on their lake city of Tenochtitlan.

The 32-page book follows exactly the same chronological arrangement, giving supporting information and background. Each book and timeline are richly illustrated all through with color photographs, like quite a few objects from museum collections. Exchanges included technologies (farming, making) ; suggestions (beliefs about the all-natural and supernatural worlds, social and political systems) ; implies of expression (writing, symbolical systems and art, calendars and mathematical systems) ; valuable goods (obsidian, jade, feather-work, shells) and also people (for example craftsmen ). The Aztecs had been a great culture but they did not exist alone: they participated in trade, alliances, exploitation, tribute and warfare with surrounding peoples of Mexico.


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