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If you’re looking for resources, check below (some of my favorites):

  • The Tenochca Empire of Ancient Mexico (Carrasco)
  • Trade, Tribute, and Transportation (Hassig)
  • Aztec Warfare: Imperial Expansion and Political Control (Hassig)
  • The Cost of Courage in Aztec Society (Clendinnen)
  • Aztecs (Clendinnen)
  • The Aztecs (Townsend)
  • Ancient Mesoamerica (Blanton)
  • War and Society in Ancient Mesoamerica (Hassig)
  • Aztec Thought and Culture (Portilla)
  • Mexico and the Spanish Conquest (Hassig)
  • The Conquest of New Spain (Castillo)
  • The Broken Spears (Portilla)
  • The Aztecs (Smith)
  • Handbook to Life in the Aztec World (Aguilar-Moreno)
  • The Men-At-Arms series (specifically Aztec Warrior and Aztec, Mixtec, and Zapotec Armies) provides excellent illustrations found throughout this website.
  • Any and all of Michael E. Smith’s freely available archaeological work is an excellent resource.

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