Aztec Metalwork

Aztec Metalwork

January 4, 2015 admin 0

The concept of working with metal to fashion ornaments and tools did not originate in Mesoamerica but seems to have diffused into the region sometime […]

Tula, the Toltec Capital

Tula, the Toltec Capital

November 29, 2014 admin 0

By the time the Spanish had conquered Mexico, the Toltec (also known Tolteca) were revered as mythical rulers of a golden age. They were regarded […]

Aztec Social Organization

Aztec Social Organization

October 24, 2014 admin 0

When the Spanish invaded Mexico, they found that one of the dominant empires was that of the Aztecs. While many great civilizations and empires had […]

Invading Mexico in the 1880s

June 15, 2012 admin 0

In the 1880s, the American wars against the Apache Indians ignored the border between the United States and Mexico, and the American military often ignored […]

The Navajo and Mexico

November 16, 2011 admin 0

In 1821 Mexico obtained independence from Spain. In the Plan of Iguala, Mexico did away with all legal distinctions regarding Indians and reaffirmed that Indians […]