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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]
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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. MiAaHDL
Description based on print version record
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)