The Fifth Sun


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The great Aztec Empire came to an end SUDDENLY. How it happened is for you to discover. Be like an historian ... read the story of Hernan Cortes and the Conquistadors.

Here are some pieces of evidence for you to read. Some of it VERY difficult.

Try ......

Hernan Cortes ... by Johnathan Lee ... an interview in English & Spanish

From the Modern History Sourcebook

The Mexico for Kids site ( the easiest reading )

When you think you know some of the reasons why the Aztecs were defeated, click on Hernan's picture and try and 'order' your thoughts.

If you just want to find out the simple story then click here.

El buen Hernán

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