Children Books about Mexico

The Sad Night: The Story Of An Aztec Victory And A Spanish Loss

Sad Night The Story Of An Aztec


MPN: FBA-|290839
ISBN: 0618117458
Author: Sally Schofer Mathews

The author is Sally Schofer Mathews and the publisher is Sandpiper. This book went on sale sometime in 2001. The child's book is 40 pages long. It's dimensions are 9.02" Height x 10.51" Length x 0.12" Width and it weighs somewhere around 0.38 lbs. As you read, envision this circumstance inside of your head, add to cart by clicking the weblink below.

“ This sensitive treatment of La Noche Triste, or The Sad Night, the final battle the Aztecs won against the Spaniards, is a very effective melding of graceful, lucid text and stylized art. Beginning with all of the Aztec migration to Tenochtitlá n (now Mexico City) , the history of this people is traced through their final conquest by Corté s's forces. ” — School Library Journal An engaging introduction to Mexican history. This title has the distinction of combining myth with historical reality in a specifically profitable manner. Designed to resemble Aztec codices, the illustrations appear in double-page strips above the bordered text.


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