MOCTEZUMAS NIGHTMARE

Moctezumas Nightmare    Moctezuma, The emperor of the Aztec Empire, )called Montezuma in English, but whose name was really Motecuhzoma, to difficult to pronounce by either English or Spanish had a foreboding feeling about the future  and his superstition was one of the many factors that caused the fall of the Aztecs.    The Aztecs … More MOCTEZUMAS NIGHTMARE

THE RISE OF TENOCHITLAN

  The Rise of Tenochitlan Present day Mexico City sits atop the ruins of the Aztec Empire. The Spanish systematically destroyed many things such as the templesand buildings and used the stones to build their own Colonial Empire. The Aztecs had thousands of pictographic manuscripts recordind their history , customs, astronomy, medicine and other things … More THE RISE OF TENOCHITLAN