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Author Serrato-Combe, Antonio, 1945-
Title The Aztec Templo Mayor : a visualization / Antonio Serrato-Combe.
Published Salt Lake City : University of Utah Press, c2001.
Book Cover
LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Floor2  F1219.1.M5 S47 2001    IN LIBRARY
  
Description 208 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 x 31 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 193-208).
Contents Aztecs, Spaniards, and the Templo Mayor -- Precedents: Tecaxic and Tula -- The Templo Mayor site and its planning -- Templo Mayor precinct uses, ritual -- Plazas, open spaces, and site relationships -- Landscaping of the precinct -- The precinct and the city -- Residential areas -- Patios and palaces -- Codices and artifacts -- Architectural considerations -- The Templo Mayor -- Ballcourts -- Sacred and rule-governed spaces -- Sacrifice and the Tzompantli -- Shrines -- Templo Mayor shrines and activities -- Conclusion.
Subject Templo Mayor (Mexico City, Mexico)
Aztec architecture -- Mexico -- Mexico City.
Aztecs -- Urban residence -- Mexico -- Mexico City.
City planning -- Mexico -- Mexico City.
Mexico City (Mexico) -- Antiquities.
ISBN 0874806909
OCLC number 47297574