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By Richley Crapo; Bonnie Glass-Coffin

Transcribed from the unique Nahuatl manuscript (written circa 1600) and translated into English for the 1st time, this epic chronicle tells the preconquest background of the Tlaxcalteca, who migrated into important Mexico from the northern frontier of the Toltec empire at its fall. by the point of Cort?s's arrival within the 16th century, the Tlaxcalteca have been the most opponents to the Mexica, or Aztecs, as they're mostly recognized. one of many few peoples of significant Mexico now not governed from the Mexica capital urban of Tenochtitlan, the Tlaxcalteca resided within the subsequent valley to the east and have become Cort?s's strong allies. They have been additionally audio system of the Nahuatl language who a worldly agriculturally established city lifestyle and documented their historical past in conventional —painted books—created by means of specifically expert scribes. therefore, their chronicle, An?nimo Mexicano, bargains a unprecedented replacement point of view at the background of significant Mexico, which has been ruled within the well known mind's eye by way of the tales of the Mexica. the unique An?nimo Mexicano is housed within the Bibliotheque Nationale de Paris. Its first entire e-book the following encompasses a complete English translation, the unique classical Nahuatl, a latest Nahuatl model, and entire annotation. This definitive variation therefore may be priceless for linguists, ethnohistorians, folklorists, Mesoamerican students, and others. additionally, someone drawn to the epic beginning stories of peoples and countries will locate curiosity in An?nimo Mexicano's grand narrative of dynastic wars, conquests, and migrations, solid in mythological phrases.

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Anonimo Mexicano

Transcribed from the unique Nahuatl manuscript (written circa 1600) and translated into English for the 1st time, this epic chronicle tells the preconquest heritage of the Tlaxcalteca, who migrated into valuable Mexico from the northern frontier of the Toltec empire at its fall. by the point of Cort?

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Thus he caused them all to leave their property and their possessions. This one was able, so that already all that he saw and nequia, o:quimaxcatizqueh. Yn i:cce[n . . . . . . ]ni in tla:lli huel in ca matica nonochipa o:mocaquia. Auh cah ahmo: i:tlanequiliz, in tlahtoa:ni quinca:huilizquia in i:tla:l, ini:c yolchichiqueh tlahuelequeh. Zan i:c o:quimocaquiti in te:uctlahtoa:ni Hui:tzilyhuitzin Me:xihcahtl Tepane:catl in i:tlai:tlaniliz. Ini:c o:titla:no:queh in i:titiacahuan in Xiuhtlehuy, tlahtoa:ni Huexo:tzinco.

Y]n356 Mexíca Atitlan, toltic, Acatitlan [Yn . . ]357 tlaca zanicomic y ninteuctlí oquimaceuh ý tlatocayotl ce y Piltzin cainicuac omic yni thatzin yequin o-quipiaia tz359 çexihuítl, auh ýtoca tezozomoctlí- cayno quic ohueíatá, ypanpa otlatocatic, yní Nantzín- yni toca Cihua xochitl, nahuí xiuhtica quihuícac yn yntequitl auh zatepanían omotlatocatlali362 yni- Piltzín caoquinotzque, neçentlaliliztica mochintin yní maçehualhuan y nicuac omíc Ynitatzín, auh amo mitoa tlei nic âhocmo tlatocatic yni Nantzin zanío364 ca momatí yníc yenahuixiuhtíca quipiaia yn Piltzintli Chapter Four yequitlacamataya mochintin Yn Pipiltin.

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