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Aztecs a.k.a. San Diego State University is a public research university in San Diego, and is the largest and oldest higher education facility in San Diego County. Founded in 1897 as San Diego Normal School, it is the third-oldest university in the 23-member California State University. SDSU has a student body of more than 35,000 and an alumni base of more than 260,000.

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  1. "Aztecs" is a book by Inga Clendinnen.
    • also known as "Aztecs: an interpretation"
    • genres: Sociology, Reference
    • subjects: Latin America, History of the Americas, Mexico, History, Civilization, American History, World, Anthropology
  2. "Aztecs" is a novella written by Vonda N. McIntyre.
    • released in (38 years ago)
    • some of the awards:
  3. "Aztecs" is a book by Claire Watts & Robert Nicholson.

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Google previewExits from the Labyrinth (1993)

Culture and Ideology in the Mexican National Space by Claudio Lomnitz-Adler

Fuentes's use of the word chingdn to measure Toltecs against Aztecs is a key here. Virility is the main metaphor of superiority, and (as in ...

Google previewPoetry for Animals (2011)

by I. H. Smythe

crazy Aztecs is a concept. (By the way, you should know that cabeza means “ head” in Spanish, thus a cabeza-filled burrito is a burrito stuffed with someone's head. The Mexicans have learned that an entire head wrapped in a burrito is ...

Google previewLife (1885)

THE Chicago Current is responsible for the statement that a kiss among the Aztecs is a Tattenamquiiitzli. This is so that they can be heard in the dark. THE President has removed the Window Washer of the White House by Special ...

Google previewChildren's Illustrated Encyclopedia (2016)

by DK

Aztecs More than 700 yearsago a civilization was born in what is now Mexico. the aztecs, founders of this civilization, were the last native american rulers of Mexico . they were a wandering tribe who arrived in the Mexican Valley during the ...

Google previewDictionary of Mexican Rulers, 1325-1997 (1997)

by Juana Vázquez Gómez

Between 1325 and 1519, the Aztecs built an impressive city with majestic temples and handsome canals, which served as streets at that time. The Aztec communities can best be described as a masterfully organized society whose artistic ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Ancient Mesoamerica (2000)

by Joel W. Palka

AZTECS (As-tehks). General term for Nahuatl speaking peoples in Pre- Columbian central Mexico, which connotes "people from Aztlan." Today the word Aztec is typically used to refer to the Mexica people who resided in the island city of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of World Trade: From Ancient Times to the Present (2015)

From Ancient Times to the Present by Cynthia Clark Northrup, Jerry H. Bentley, Alfred E. Eckes, Jr, Patrick Manning, Kenneth Pomeranz, Steven Topik

The Aztecs then attacked those who had attacked the pochteca. North of the Aztec lands, warfare was declared on the Huastec, to the south on the Mixtec and the Zapotec as well as other groups as far south as Guatemala, and to the east on ...

Google previewDictionary of Daily Life of Indians of the Americas (1981)

AMETHYST The Aztecs had some amethyst of fine color. ROCK CRYSTAL Quartz was doubtless obtained largely in river, marine, and glacial gravels but pits were sunk on quartz veins in New England, New York, and in the Appalachian ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Latino Popular Culture (2004)

by Cordelia Candelaria

The use of Las Posadas can be traced to the earliest christianization of the Aztecs by Augustine priests in the sixteenth century. In 1519 Hernan Cortes led an expeditionary army to conquer the Aztec empire and capture its gold. Along with the ...

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That was when the Spanish came in and conquered the Aztecs. I thought that was a clever thing. (Les Baxter)
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Scrabble value of A1Z10T1E1C3S1

The value of this 6-letter word is 17 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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