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Feather Crown: The Eighteen Feasts of the Mexica Year

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Book News Annotation:

Brotherston, who is not further identified on the book, explains the Feasts of the Aztec or Mexica, focusing on their mechanisms, the philosophical and imaginative wealth embedded in them, their origins and roots in worship, and their interface with the imported Christian calendar. He includes maps, color plates, and charts.
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Book News Annotation:

Brotherston, who is not further identified on the book, explains the Feasts of the Aztec or Mexica, focusing on their mechanisms, the philosophical and imaginative wealth embedded in them, their origins and roots in worship, and their interface with the imported Christian calendar. He includes maps, color plates, and charts. Annotation ©2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

An examination of the feasts of the Aztec or Mexica people, the correlations with other divisions of the year (solar, sidereal and civil), their interface with the Christian calendar, and the philosophical and imaginative wealth embedded in the feasts.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780861591541
Author:
Brotherston, Gordon
Publisher:
British Museum Press
Subject:
Americas (North Central South West Indies)
Subject:
World History-General
Copyright:
Series:
British Museum Research Paper
Series Volume:
154
Publication Date:
20050131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
106
Dimensions:
11.64x8.24x.22 in. .93 lbs.

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » Anthropology » Central and South America
History and Social Science » World History » General

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