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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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. Every single time there’s jeennings sex scene, the main character finishes it by saying “oh sorry mister priest, is it too much for you? This book is completely brilliant. No wonder the Aztecs didn’t die out–they worked very azgeca to make more Aztecs.
Want to Read Currently Reading Read. View all 6 jennongs. It recreates a sensibility that brings history to life and offers depth to the culture of present-day Mexico. Dec 28, Iceman rated it it was amazing. Through his eyes we see not only the grandeur This was the first Gary Jennings book I ever read–and I was hooked forever!
The novel also does not shy from depictions of ritual human sacrifice. To conclude on this review I would say that 12 years of writing and researching to come up with something inaccurate is laughable, I would even dare say, 12 years of jenbings to come up with a very poorly plotted porn novel is outrageous!
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However, the drama is top notch and there are times when you must stop reading because you are overwhelmed by the spectacle of the story. A world in which the Spanish are the savages and the society librp destroyed, the true nobility. Items in search results. Steven Tone rated it it was ok Mar 23, If I had to compare it to anything, I would compare it to The Mists of Avalon, being gay same sort of powerfully moving theme of the struggle to preserve what little is left.
For example being drunk on the street meant death by stoning. That being said, this book, albeit with such historical verisimilitude, engaging characters, and subtle dialogue, could have benefited from a tad less gruesome detail; it can be hard to read on a full stomach, and the unsettling images last for years. 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.
Way larger than life, Mixtli guides us in our wzteca of almost all the known aspects of his world. Mixtli’s life is plagued by a succession of reprehensible women: The first time it happens, I thought it was funny, the second time was ok Here is the “extraordinary” story of the last and “greatest” native civilization of North America, at the “height” of its “magnificent” sic.
El antiguo imperio ahora es llamado Nueva Espana, y los aztecas han sido reducidos a esclavos en grandes estados organizados como feudos. Aztec Cover of the first edition. Dec 12, Allison rated it did not like it Recommends it for: This stressed out all the lirbo those who were actually my friends because many of them are friends with me only because of books, so they felt like they had to aztfca a book I would actually love.
This book is not yet featured on Listopia. When a lover dies, he finds a wife. Apr 28, Ms. His daughter being skinned alive as part of a ritual.
I was shocked when I read it, but the story still is seared in my brain. It’s like a aztecq ride, a roller coaster that would have been sensationally perfect had you not had to wait two hours in line to experience the ride itself. In this book, Jennings doesn’t go to the extent of some of his Aztec sequels where every inch of a woman’s genitalia is described in loving detail; but as it stands, some folks may find it a bit too much.
Gary Jennings spent over a decade researching the Aztec culture and created this non-fiction based fictional story about a culture so incredible different from our own, and yet even more cultured in some ways.
If I had the book here with me Lbro would quote it, but it says something like: Oddly, I spent a goodly amount of time laughing while reading this I read it in hundred page spurts and sometimes wouldn’t touch it for a month or so, so that’s why it took so long.
I finally realized, in this massive novel that goes nowhere, that the best analogy for this steaming pile is Forrest Jnenings. Had the feeling of a cheesy adventure movie- was sad I wasted the time. Number of bids and bid amounts may be slightly out of date.
Aztec (Aztec, #1) by Gary Jennings
Carlos Medina rated it it was ok Jan 09, Two stars is the lowest rating I can give and still want to finish the book. I could deal with that ok, even though I was getting fed up with it, but what actually got me wild is the pedophile sex scene between the main character and his very very young slave boy!
Anyone planning a trip to Mexico should read this book. Chris Strong rated it it was ok Jul 29, So now you know what you’re in for. It’s not really something I would have thought you’d need to be specific about, but kids are so “creative” these days.