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Aztec, Olmec, and 
Mesoamerican Research

Welcome to History Link 101's Aztec, Olmec, and Mesoamerican Research Page.  History Link 101 is a site developed for World History Classes, by a World History Teacher.     

Aztec History

Aztec Account of Spanish Conquest By the Modern History Source book.
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Conquering of the Aztec Described from the Aztec point of view - much different from the Spanish point of view.
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Cortez Comes to Mexico One page essay.
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History Channel Aztec Videos and images of the Aztecs.
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History of Conquest of Mexico By William Prescott (1796-1859).  Full version in E-Text by University of Virginia.  Very large body of information.
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 Aztec History Site with over twenty pages of information.
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History of Aztec One page summary with contact with Spaniards.
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Ancient Aztec Writing System Website dedicated to writing system.
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Aztec Site Has pages on daily life, warriors and much more.
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Aztec Website Over twenty pages.
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Aztec Warrior Page One page summary.
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Aztec Warriors One page summary.
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Aztec, Mayan and Inca Site Links are at bottom of pages to navigate to Aztec information.
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Gods Give Power to Aztecs One page essay by Frank Smitha.
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Aztec gods One page list with links to short description and images of each.
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Introduction to the Olmec Page offers information from calendars, geography, writing, society and more. 
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Mexico in Pre-Classical Era One page article.
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Olmec Writing One page with illustrations.
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La Venta Ceremonial Olmec Center, one page summary with diagrams and pictures.
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Timelines of Mesoamerica

Visual Timeline of Mesoamerica
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Timeline of Mexico With links to major items.
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Aztec Chronology
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Other Mesoamerican Site

Mesoamerican Resource site Large site by Foundation of the Advancement of Mesoamerican Studies. Lots of great material.
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The Zapotecs General site with some good pictures.
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Mesoamerican Astrological Knowledge  One page essay on modern understanding of Pre-Columbian Astrological knowledge in Mesoamerica.
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Quetzalcoatl and Tezcatlipoca One page summaries of this important Mesoamerican god.
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Mesoamerican Writing Systems Very detailed site.
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Major Archeological Sites of Mesoamerica One page summary of each.
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