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Stories in Red and Black: Pictorial Histories of the Aztec and Mixtec

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This title offers analysis of Mexican painted history as an intellectual, documentary and pictorial genre. The author explores how Mexican historians conceptualized and painted their past, and introduces the major pictorial records: Aztec annals and cartographic histories and Mixtec screenfolds and lienzos. Boone focuses her analysis on the kinds of stories told in the his ...more
Hardcover, 296 pages
Published January 1st 2000 by University of Texas Press
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Great overview and discussion of mesoamerican pictographical histories.
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A good academic analysis of Mesoamerican pictorial writing, and the types of history each contains.
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