Aztec

The origin of the Aztec are uncertain. The Aztec survived, however, strengthened by their belief in a sing that would come from their god of war and of the sun Huitzilopochtli. For the next 100 years, the Aztec constructed temples other public buildings, and houses. the Aztec consolidated their rule over much of what is modern Mexico. The Aztec ruler supported these ruler in return for tribute, goods or money paid by conquered peoples to their conquerors. Like all great empires in ancient times, the Aztec states was authoritarian.

The Aztec Empire was a territorial entity, political and economic control that existed in the central region of Mesoamerica during the Late Postclassic before the Spanish Conquest. Formally, was composed of the domains of the Triple Alliance formed by Texcoco, Tlacopan and Mexico-Tenochtitlan.

Collectively, the people of the allied Central Mexican and American city states between the 12th century CE (AD) and the 15th century Spanish invasion are commonly referred to as the Aztecs.

The Aztec capital Tenochtitlan was one of his most important cities were Tarascos, Tlexcala, Tecetitlan, Yopílzinco, Mixtec, Xacanachco, Yautepec, Xicalanco.Taxcala, Mextecos, Tarrascocos, Xoconochco and Teoticlan

As in other cultures Aztec dress varied according to the social position of the person. In general, one can say who took animal skins, plant pigments, feathers and gold. These two elements were used exclusively by the higher social classes, the nobility. One detail that really stood out was the dress color. The clothing was compiled by women helped by a loom.

Being an agricultural town par excellence necessity Aztecs harvested on a large scale using the technique of cutting and roze on land and in chinampas and be consuming cultivating maize, beans, chia, amaranth, pulque, pumpkin, tomatoes, mushrooms, mushrooms, fruits, regional plants like mallow, almond capuly, nopalí, guava, cocoa, vanilla.Raised turkeys and hunted birds as well as small animals such as gophers, iguanas. They were experts in the art of fishing, being a highly prized food fish roe, shrimp and algas.Era usual eating larvae of certain insects and worms.

The cuāuhpipiltin also called eagle warriors were a special class in military infantry armed Azteca, which together with the jaguar or "ocēlōpipiltin" Gentlemen composed primarily warrior elites of ancient Aztec empire.

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