Mexica tiene 1 reacciones, y 1 calificaciones y reseñas. Emmanuel dijo: An excellet book to trying undestand in different way this history period. Leggi «Journals of the Plague Years» di Norman Spinrad con Rakuten Kobo. Informazioni sul libro . The Void Captain’s Tale ebook by Norman Spinrad. Ver o livro por dentro. The Druid King (English Edition) por [Spinrad, Norman] . I actually prefer Spinrad’s “Mexica” but this is a decent recap of the take if.

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So interesting for anyone who loves history and mythical places. Not that have bigger shopping malls or faster space ships, but where the characters are morally superior, where the society works better, is more just?

At the beginning of the story, however, he is merely the teenaged son of a Gallic chieftain. Do Christians also not look to their gods for guidance and direction?


The thing that made the book stand out for me was the unusual perspective of the narrator, which made the subtext of the narrative a lot more complex than the usual story of the clash of religions, conquered versus conqueror, etc. Self Belief and No Boundaries. That combined with health issues, means we haven’t heard much from Norman in the last decade. Lalo rated it really liked it Sep 22, Ti ringraziamo per il feedback. Mar 25, James rated it it was ok Shelves: Carlota la emperatriz que enloquecio de amor, ISBN: Jul 09, Kate Pearlman rated it really liked it Recommended to Kate by: The story line is very vivid as Norman Spinrad points quite a panorama.


Montezuma’s actions always appear to be rather random, superstitious, inconsistent, selfish, unexplainable, and barbaric. Here, as in the rest of his tale, Spinrad pushes the envelope of imagination, but not too far.

English Choose a language for shopping. Cherian rated it liked it Sep 05, While Aztec sacrifices seem hideously violent and harsh, as Alvaro points out, are the Aztec actions all that different from the Spaniards during the inquisition? This work didn’t bring anything new to the table for me, it’s like a darker version of Captain From Castile.

No trivia or quizzes yet. Might have helped to have the phonetic spellings of some of the Aztec words for those if us not able to know how they should be said. The Children of Hamelin. The greatest addition to the pantheon of New Spain conquest stories is the first person dialogues between Cortes and Montezuma themselves.

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Jan 10, Swarnima rated it it was amazing. About Us Join our fan page on Facebook! Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. He has also published over 60 short stories collected in half a dozen volumes, and his novels mexica nexica spinrad stories have been published in over a dozen languages. In a small hut on the slopes mexicw the volcano Nogman, scholar and poet Alvaro de Sevilla reflects on his extraordinary life. Visualizar ou modificar seus pedidos em sua conta.

It is a great historical fiction. English to Spanish for Restaurants and Commercial Author: A great read for anyone. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.


I found it in this livro which contains several interesting headings that I greatly recommend. Spinrzd Booz; Noel Grove Publisher: Published in Britain as a major historical novel, a best-seller in Spanish translation, MEXICA is the amazing full true story of Spinrac Cortes’ conquest of Mexico, told in depth as only a novel could tell it–from both the Spanish and Aztec soinrad of view, by Cortes, by Montezuma and by the only character in the novel who is not a real historical character, Alvaro de Sevilla, a secret Jew who presents yet a third and passionately neutral point of view.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. One more destructive race of white people. The thing that made the book stand out for me was the unusual perspective of the narrator, which made the subtext of the narrative a lot more complex than the usual story of the clash of religions, conquered versus conqueror, etc.

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Compartilhe seus pensamentos com outros clientes. Aug 05, Chiio rated it liked it. With The Druid King, he departs from that genre to tell a historical tale of Gaul during the last days of the Roman Republic.

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