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  • Thomas, Hugh. Conquest, Montezuma, Cortes, and the Fall of Old Mexico. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1993.


  • Baquedano, Elizabeth. Aztec, Inca, & Maya (An Eyewitness Book), New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1993.
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