Florentine Codex. General History of the Things of New Spain

  title={Florentine Codex. General History of the Things of New Spain},
  author={Charles Gibson},
  journal={Revista Iberoamericana},
Genomic insights into pre- and post-contact human pathogens in the New World
The relationships between pre-contact MTBC strains are investigated through the analysis of three new MTBC genomes from contemporaneous human remains in coastal Peru and inland Colombia, and while zoonotic pinniped transmission remains possible for the Peruvian case, it does not easily account for its presence in inland Colombia.
An assessment of stingless beeswax as a pattern material in ancient Mesoamerican lost-wax casting
Metal objects were of great cultural significance in pre-Columbian Mesoamerica. Historical and archaeological evidence prove that these items were made by the process of investment casting, or "lost
The Opuntia (Cactaceae) and Dactylopius (Hemiptera: Dactylopiidae) in Mexico: a historical perspective of use, interaction and distribution
Strategies for in situ conservation combined with re-established use and cochineal production may enhance conservation policies of Dactylopius and Opuntia species.
Ecology and Ethnobiology of the Slender-billed Grackle Quiscalus palustris
  • P. Haemig
  • Environmental Science
    Journal of Ornithology
  • 2009
A renaissance-era encyclopedia compiled by Fray Bernardino de Sahagun and his research group of elite native scholars from the Royal College of the Holy Cross, Tlatelolco, Valley of Mexico, provides
Everyday Knowledge and Apothecary Craft: Pharmacopoeias of Ancient Northwestern Honduras
Medicinal practices were critical in ancient societies, yet we have limited insight into these practices outside references found in ancient texts. Meanwhile, historic and ethnographic resources have
Pasiones bélicas: violencia y afectos en crónicas de la conquista de México
Y [Cuahtémoc] díjome en su lengua que ya él había hecho todo lo que de su parte era obligado para defenderse a sí y a los suyos hasta venir en aquel estado, que ahora hiciese de él lo que yo
De olfato: Aproximaciones a los olores en la historia de México
La vida de los seres humanos está constantemente inmersa en una rica pluralidad de estímulos sensoriales, con base en los cuales piensan, actúan, tienen experiencias estéticas y afectivas, hacen sus
The Renaissance Reception of Nahua Paideia in the Writings of Bernardino de Sahagún: An Aesthetic Approach to Religion
In this article, I propose that books I–VI of Bernardino Sahagún’s Códice florentino, which discuss the moral and religious philosophies of indigenous Mexicans, should be interpreted through the lens
A Monstrous Morality: Tzitzimime and their Relatives as Enforcers of Social Control
Abstract The tzitzimime – as reflected in central Mexican ethnohistorical sources and precolumbian imagery – represent a diverse array of mostly female divinities associated with fertility. Under