This was the first Gary Jennings book I ever read–and I was hooked forever! Al finalizar una lectura de ese estilo, no debemos guardar el libro y dejar que el Y es que la novela no solo trata sobre los últimos años del mundo Azteca. Sangre Azteca has ratings and 56 reviews. El tercer libro de la serie de Gary Jennings, perdió fuerza histórica (por decirlo de alguna manera) y se hizo. Results 1 – 30 of Azteca by Gary Jennings and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at
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Hardcoverpages. I had no idea what it was like, I simply went by some fabulous blurbs This book is not for the faint of heart, but it is simply the best single novel that I have ever read. Kdmagnusson rated it it was ok Apr 22, A world in which the Spanish are the savages and the society they destroyed, the true nobility.
This book is not for the faint of heart, but it is simply the best single novel that I have ever read. Here is the “extraordinary” story of the last and “greatest” native civilization of North America, at the “height” of jennints “magnificent” sic.
Cuilcuilco, one of the areas Mixtli visits in his travels http: Misogyny is a prominent recurrence in this story. They were also massive – often toppingwords – and widely acclaimed for the years of research he put into each one, both in libraries librp in the field.
It turned into a situation where all these women men aren’t allowed to come to showers, don’t you know?
It was the very first book I found when doing the competitive market research for my own writing about 10 years ago. A guide explains, only half in jest: Open Preview See a Problem?
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Even the most bizarre scenes e. Eric rated it it was ok Nov 08, The story is absolutely unforgettable; full to the brim with rich visceral detail, to the point where it can nearly overwhelm.
The book is about the old main character telling his story to Spanish priests azteeca after the conquest. Here’s what I learned from this work. The Aztec series is my guilty pleasure. On one hand, he was a man of acknowledged intellect and erudition.
Sure, this overlong confession given by a captured Aztec aristocrat to his monastic interlocutors in the aftermath of Great Montezuma’s empire being flushed down azgeca Jennings was one hell of a storyteller: Aztec Cover of the first edition. Be that as it may, to jennijgs degree I can understand the notion of human sacrifice far better than I can understand the actions of the Spanish.
Oh, no, certainly not on the enjoyment factor, i like me the box o’ chocolates, but in the implausibility of this no name individual Head Nodder, Mixtli, whatever he is going by in that chapter in his life, being so important in so many pieces of history, and all these gigantic events happening around him, just like Forrest.
Plus the Aztecs were very pious and strict with their jenjings. All breathtaking, of course. Had the feeling of a cheesy adventure movie- was sad I wasted the time. And the sex, well, it’s I read this a number of years ago and as I recall, this was a fascinating read and it’s just short of being a five-star masterpiece to me. It jenings a story told in the words of one of the most “robust” and memorable characters in modern fiction. View all 4 comments.
Sangre Azteca by Gary Jennings (2 star ratings)
Other books in the series. Its life was governed, however brutal or jenningz, by codes of behavior and ritual that promised stability and continuity. Even the explicit and numerous sexual incidents, which Jennings describes with pornographic and genuinely creepy detail, pale next to the rape and violence perpetrated by Cortez’s armies as depicted in the later chapters. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. A lesser author couldn’t have done it, but Jennings excels.
He’s capable of very touching emotion, but he can also be a jerk.
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Here we come close to smut. Aztec is a compelling story, unusual in that it is told from the point of view of one of gayr vanquished, rather than by the conquerors. Items in search results. Siempre he sostenido que los libros son los mejores maestros a los que uno puede aspirar en el transcurso de una vida. Gary Jennings jehnings have had this in mind when creating the character of Mixtli.
What the hell is wrong with libri author? Al finalizar una lectura de ese estilo, no debemos guardar el libro y dejar que el polvo del olvido se asiente en las palabras que nos ha dicho.
The insights into his nature are deep and disturbing, and his no-nonsense, observant and humorous voice temps you to keep the pages turning in search for new revelations. See each listing for international shipping options and costs.
If I had the book here with me I would quote it, but it says something like: Libr now you know what you’re in for. Dios Mio, I wanted to finish this book some of the times; other times, it was a real struggle.
This lets Jennings get in some fine moments aztdca Mixtli, when relating some particularly off-color sexual exploit, e. Prepare yourself for a journey of intense and bazaar sexual acts, lavish environments, bloody sacrifices, and an opportunity to go beyond your comfort zone and into a different world that’s not all that far away.