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The dramatic and horrific downfall of the Aztec Empire

The Aztec Empire dominated the area of modern Mexico between AD 1428 to 1521 was at the height of its wealth and power when Spanish explorers encountered it in the early 16th century. However, the advanced weaponry used by the Europeans allowed them to conquer the Aztec in less than three years...

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    La Malinche: The woman who helped destroy the Aztec Empire

    La Malinche: The woman who helped destroy the Aztec Empire

    La Malinche, also known as Malintzin or Doña Marina, is a figure of profound historical significance and enduring controversy. Born in the early 16th …

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