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MAY
06
2017

Looking for the limits of Mexica commerce: Paying tribute to the empire

We know many things about the Mexicas: that theirs was a warlike society, highly urbanized, which founded the city of Tenochtitlan in an islet in the middle of a lake, that said city became the most important city of an imperial state conformed by two other city-states: Texcoco
AUG
13
2014

Tula y la calendarización mesoamericana.

In the previous installment of this blog we undertook the task of tracing back the origins of the Mexican gastronomy. The mythical Aztlan was the point from where the ancient Mexicas set off and while its exact location has not been precisely pinpointed, many experts believe it