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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Items in search results. Imagine the depths of my emotion when I found an immensely successful title of the same name by the late Gary Jennings, a brilliant historical novelist.

This first book in the series has ish pages of lush, incredibly intricate, dramatic and absorbing detail about Aztec life up to the Conquistadors’ arrival. Preview — Sangre Azteca by Gary Jennings. I read somewhere a small anecdote of a man who was rewarded for telling King Motecuzoma the truth. Our new search experience requires JavaScript to be enabled. 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.

His novels were international best sellers, praised around the world for their stylish prose, lively wit and aztexa bawdy spirit. The remaining three novels were written by other authors after Jennings died in Except, it’s just about all bad things squeamis I finally realized, in this massive novel that goes nowhere, that the best analogy for this steaming pile aztca Forrest Gump.

Predictably, some of them loved it, while others felt compelled to toss it into my face. Seriously, what a horrible person, both in life and this book.

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There are no discussion gwry on this book yet. Eric rated it it was ok Nov 08, She also had this way of shuffling around the office that was pretty unique. 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 writing to zateca up with a very poorly plotted porn novel is outrageous!


As Mixtli dictates the parallel history of his life and the Aztec civilization’s rise and fall, Catholic friars record his story for conveyance to King Carlos Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor. They were also massive – often toppingwords – and widely acclaimed for the years of research he put into each one, both in libraries and in the field.

Despite the fixation most people have on the human sacrifices which, I mean, is obviously understandable these people had a beauty and nobility to their culture as well as a complicated and long-developed tradition in law, custom, warfare, religion and all that stuff. It turned into a situation where all these women men aren’t allowed to come to showers, don’t you know? When I first met her, I honestly thought she had an accent.

Sangre Azteca by Gary Jennings (2 star ratings)

Setting a porn novel in the Aztec times doesn’t make it historical. Losing a month out of your life for something like Stephen King’s Insomnia will do that to you. My favourite sort of novel is one with a mixture of fact and fiction, education and adventure, and in this aspect, Aztec does not disappoint. Lora Jones rated it it was ok May 03, Trivia About Aztec Blood Azte Seeing him as a person brought to life in fiction just really made clear what a greedy, mean, xenophobic, violent, sociopathic douche Cortes was.

Gary Jennings led a paradoxically picaresque life. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. El antiguo imperio ahora es llamado Nueva Espana, y los aztecas han sido reducidos a esclavos en grandes estados organizados como feudos. I’ll be brief on this one, because I can’t make up my mind on how much inaccuracy can be acceptable. Dec 12, Allison rated it did not like it Recommends it for: His books contain graphic and sometimes bizarre violence, and graphic and sometimes bizarre sex.


Perhaps it is this thread, along with Mixtli’s fatalistic acceptance that distanced me from him as a sympathetic character. Want to Read saving….

Sangre Azteca

I was working in this law office with four lawyers all male and four assistants all female. At the very least it added to the pervasive sense of being in this old, dead world that didn’t know or care that Judeo-Christian based value systems even existed.

That’s the highest praise I can give to an historical fiction. Such immersion can be horrifying, especially in dealing with cannibalism and sacrifice, but you come away feeling like you have a better understanding of a completely lost and foreign culture. I hate it when things become predictable. They were also massive – often toppingwords – and widely acclaimed for the years of research he put into each one, both in libraries and Gary Jennings led a paradoxically picaresque life.

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Aztec Cover of the first edition. Anyone planning a trip to Mexico should read this book. There was no wind that morning.

Yet, we feel some of that excitement of the vanished past in this description of their feathered banners: Pages to import images to Wikidata. It will leave an impression on your soul, imo, about what humanity is capable of. The story follows an Aztec man who’s captured by the Spanish Inquisition and re One of the most eye opening, intense, and enjoyable books I’ve ever read.

The Aztec series is my jennijgs pleasure.

It affected me deeply, and possibly changed me.