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Author Carrasco Pizana, Pedro, 1921-2012.

Title The Tenochca Empire of ancient Mexico : the triple alliance of Tenochtitlan, Tetzcoco, and Tlacopan / by Pedro Carrasco.

Publication Info. Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, [1999]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  F1219.76.P75 C36 1999    AVAILABLE
Edition [English ed.].
Description xviii, 542 pages : maps ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series The civilization of the American Indian series ; v. 234
Civilization of the American Indian series ; v. 234.
Note "This edition is a close translation of the Spanish original, Estructura político-territorial del Imperio tenochca: La Triple Alianza de Tenochtitlan, Tetzcoco y Tlacopan"--P. [xv].
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [503]-521) and index.
Contents The tripartite structure -- Historical development of the imperial structure -- The political-territorial categories in the sources -- The Colhu-Mexica kingdom of Tenochtitlan -- The Acolhua-Chichimec kingdom of Tetzcoco -- The Tepanec kingdom of Tlacopan -- Types of territorial units -- The Northwestern sector of the empire -- The southern sector of the empire -- The northeastern sector of the empire -- Garrisons and military colonies -- The role of the territorial entities in the imperial enterprises.
Subject Aztecs -- Politics and government.
Tezcucan Indians -- Politics and government.
Tepanecas -- Politics and government.
Added Author Carrasco Pizana, Pedro, 1921-2012. Estructura político territorial del Imperio tenochca.
ISBN 0806131446 cloth alkaline paper

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