New PDF release: Aztec Warrior: AD 1325–1521

By John Pohl,Adam Hook

in line with one well known picture, the Aztec military used to be a ruthless and effective conflict desktop, that demonstrated an empire via convincingly overwhelming its buddies, sacrificing hundreds of thousands to bloodthirsty gods alongside the best way. From a contrasting standpoint, its local warriors have been no fit for the fashionable warring tools of Cortés' significantly outnumbered Spaniards, who decisively defeated them. the truth of the Aztec warrior's skill and effectiveness lies someplace among these extremes, as this name makes transparent. via analyzing the studies of a hypothetical person, Cuauhtli, this meticulously researched e-book exhibits that the heritage of Aztec conflict is far richer and much extra advanced than formerly understood, and divulges the shut courting among social and armed forces issues in Aztec society.

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