The conquest of Mexico
Provides a portrait of Cortez and the 'New World' as seen by the exploring Spaniards, and of the civilizations of Mesoamerica before they were 'discovered.' Describes the nature of Aztec religion and politics, the Battle of Mexico, how and why Montezuma lost, and why the descendants of the Aztecs speak Nahuati today.
Carmigniani, Juan; Laure, Caroline; Lecca, Franco; Turenne, Henri de; Lancaster, Robert
Films for the Humanities (Firm); Pathé cinéma (France)
Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places; Religion; Latin American Studies; Ancient Cultures; Aztecs First contact with Europeans; Mexico History Conquest, 1519-1540
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- Physical Description
35 minutes; color
Access condition: campus-only.
- Other Identifiers
Filename: lms-089606; Fedora 2 PID: umd:10636; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/3111; Catalog Key: alephsys002219693; OCLC: ocm32454004
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