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Author Carrasco, David.

Title Quetzalcoatl and the irony of empire : myths and prophecies in the Aztec tradition / David Carrasco
Edition Revised edition
Published Boulder, Colo. : University Press of Colorado, [2000]
©2000
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 280 pages) : illustrations, 1 map
Contents Preface to the revised edition -- Preface to the first edition -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction : mosaics and centers -- Sources : from storybook to encyclopedia -- Quetzalcoatl and the foundation of Tollan -- Other Tollans -- Return of Quetzalcoatl and the irony of empire -- When strangers come to town : the return of Quetzalcoatl and millennial discourse
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-273) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. http://purl.oclc.org/DLF/benchrepro0212 MiAaHDL
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Subject Aztec mythology.
Aztecs -- Urban residence.
Quetzalcoatl (Aztec deity)
Sacred space -- Mexico.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1607321327 (electronic bk.)
9781607321323 (electronic bk.)
(alk. paper)
(alk. paper)