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Beltrán, Alberto

Overview
Works: 156 works in 563 publications in 6 languages and 4,764 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Juvenile works  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Folklore  Biography  Case studies  Exhibition catalogs  Quotations 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, 901, Annotator, Performer
Classifications: F1230, 972.02
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The Incas : people of the sun by Victor Wolfgang Von Hagen( Book )

21 editions published between 1961 and 1979 in Spanish and English and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the culture, religion, government, and ideals of the Incan society that thrived in South America until the Spanish Conquest in 1532
The lean lands (Las tierras flacas) by Agustín Yáñez( Book )

5 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The theme of this harshly powerful novel is the impact of modern technology and ideas on a few isolated, tradition-bound hamlets in the aftermath of the Mexican Revolution of 1910
The broken spears : the Aztec account of the conquest of Mexico by Miguel León Portilla( Book )

69 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For hundreds of years, the history of the conquest of Mexico and the defeat of the Aztecs has been told in the words of the Spanish victors. Miguel León-Portilla has long been at the forefront of expanding that history to include the voices of indigenous peoples. In this new and updated edition of his classic The Broken Spears, León-Portilla has included accounts from native Aztec descendants across the centuries. These texts bear witness to the extraordinary vitality of an oral tradition that preserves the viewpoints of the vanquished instead of the victors. León-Portilla's new Postscript reflects upon the critical importance of these unexpected historical accounts"--Page 4 of cover
The creation of the sun and the moon by B Traven( Book )

7 editions published between 1968 and 1977 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of an ancient Mexican Indian legend about how the sun and the moon were created from bits of stars gathered by two brave warriors
Life in a Mexican village: Tepoztlán restudied by Oscar Lewis( Book )

13 editions published between 1951 and 1970 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Aztec : man and tribe by Victor Wolfgang Von Hagen( Book )

9 editions published between 1958 and 1964 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the complex civilization of the Aztecs - from the political and social structure of their democratic city-state to their method of preparing human beings for religious sacrifice
Todo empezó el domingo by Elena Poniatowska( Book )

18 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maya, land of the turkey and the deer by Victor Wolfgang Von Hagen( Book )

15 editions published between 1966 and 1992 in Spanish and English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recreates Mayan life as it was before the coming of the Spaniards including its history, culture, and achievements
Juan Pérez Jolote : biografía de un tzotzil by Ricardo Pozas( Book )

15 editions published between 1952 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historien om en Chamulaindianer fra Chiapas, Mexico. Han løber hjemmefra som barn, bliver soldat under den mexikanske revolution og vender hjem til sin landsby som agtet spiritushandler i 1930-erne
Cuentos mixes by Walter S Miller( Book )

4 editions published in 1956 in Spanish and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los antiguos mexicanos a través de sus crónicas y cantares by Miguel León Portilla( Book )

22 editions published between 1000 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CONTENIDO: Los milenios del México antiguo - Itoloca y xiuhámatl - Los cien años del pueblo del sol - Los seguidores de la antigua doctrina - Legado espiritual del México antiguio
The sun kingdom of the Aztecs by Victor Wolfgang Von Hagen( Book )

14 editions published between 1958 and 1983 in Spanish and English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recreation of Aztec life just before the coming of the Spaniards, which includes the history, achievements, and culture of a vast civilization
In the footsteps of Cortés by Fernando Benítez( Book )

13 editions published between 1950 and 2014 in Spanish and English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antología by Ricardo Flores Magón( Book )

10 editions published between 1970 and 1993 in Spanish and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nueva picardía mexicana by Armando Jiménez( Book )

10 editions published between 1969 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Picardía mexicana by Armando Jiménez( Book )

14 editions published between 1960 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Maya world by Demetrio Sodi M.( Book )

11 editions published between 1976 and 2003 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World of the Maya by Victor Wolfgang Von Hagen( Book )

15 editions published between 1960 and 1982 in Spanish and English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

50 [i.e. Cincuenta] artistas opinan sobre el arte by Alberto Beltrán( Book )

3 editions published in 1967 in Spanish and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

José Ma. Morelos by Ruth Solís( Book )

2 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in Spanish and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The broken spears : the Aztec account of the conquest of Mexico
Alternative Names
Alberto Beltrán

Alberto Beltrán artista mexicano

Alberto Beltrán dessinateur

Alberto Beltrán illustrator uit Mexico (1923-2002)

Alberto Beltrán Mexican artist

Alberto Beltrán mexikanischer Künstler

Beltran, Alberto

Beltrán, Alberto García 1923-2002

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Todo empezó el domingoJuan Pérez Jolote : biografía de un tzotzilLos antiguos mexicanos a través de sus crónicas y cantaresIn the footsteps of CortésNueva picardía mexicanaPicardía mexicana