Journals Higher Education



Published: 09 January 2020

320 Pages | 30 halftones


ISBN: 9780190673062

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Winner of the Cundill History Prize

Fifth Sun

A New History of the Aztecs

Camilla Townsend

  • November 2019 marks the five hundredth anniversary of the arrival of Hernando Cortes in Mexico
  • Based on a comprehensive reading of rarely used Nahuatl-language sources
  • Spans the pre- and post-conquest periods