Introduction * A child is sworn to service * The story of Tenochtitlan * Chronology of principal events AD 1325-1521 * Early years - the genesis of the warrior * Training * Weaponry and protection* Dress and distinction* Campaign and supply * Field combat * Bringing home the war: Aztec religion and ritual * Notes * Bibliography * Glossary * Color plate commentary * Index
Dr. John Pohl has conducted numerous archaeological excavations and surveys in Mexico and Central America as well as the Catalan region of southern France. Dr. Pohl is noted for bringing the ancient past to life using a wide variety of innovative skills and techniques ranging from museum exhibitions for Princeton University, the Getty, and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art to film productions for the History Channel, the Discovery Channel, the BBC and Dreamworks. In addition to his work in education through public media, he currently serves as Adjunct Full Professor in the Department of Art History at UCLA. Adam Hook studied graphic design at art college and began his illustrating career in 1983. He has worked with a variety of educational publishers covering various subjects within the fields of history and natural history. Adam lives and works in Sussex, UK.