Journals Higher Education



Published: 11 November 2016

344 Pages | 7 illus.

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190628994

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Annals of Native America

How the Nahuas of Colonial Mexico Kept Their History Alive

Camilla Townsend

  • Based on colonial Mexico's Nahuatl-language annals that were written by Indians of Mexico but also for Indians, without regard to European interests.
  • Townsend has deduced the authorship of the texts and set them into their original contexts.
  • Covers Native American views pre-Conquest, Conquest, and its aftermath.
  • Includes appendices of original texts.