aztec architecture

  • 1 Aztec architecture — is related to that of older Mesoamerican architecture and sometimes thought of as one of them, usually the Maya. Their houses and religious structures were unique however. Aztec cities often competed to construct the fanciest and biggest temples… …

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  • 2 AZTEC ARCHITECTURE —    See MESOAMERICAN ARCHITECTURE …

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  • 3 Aztec — For other uses, see Aztec (disambiguation). The Aztec Pyramid at St. Cecilia Acatitlan, Mexico State …

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  • 4 architecture — /ahr ki tek cheuhr/, n. 1. the profession of designing buildings, open areas, communities, and other artificial constructions and environments, usually with some regard to aesthetic effect. Architecture often includes design or selection of… …

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  • 5 Aztec calendar — Aztec civilization Human …

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  • 6 Architecture Aux États-Unis — Les États Unis ont une histoire relativement récente et les Amérindiens n ont pas laissé de bâtiments aussi spectaculaires qu au Mexique ou au Pérou. C est pourquoi l architecture américaine est marquée par la modernité et l on pense spontanément …

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  • 7 Architecture aux Etats-Unis — Architecture aux États Unis Les États Unis ont une histoire relativement récente et les Amérindiens n ont pas laissé de bâtiments aussi spectaculaires qu au Mexique ou au Pérou. C est pourquoi l architecture américaine est marquée par la… …

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  • 8 Architecture aux états-unis — Les États Unis ont une histoire relativement récente et les Amérindiens n ont pas laissé de bâtiments aussi spectaculaires qu au Mexique ou au Pérou. C est pourquoi l architecture américaine est marquée par la modernité et l on pense spontanément …

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  • 9 Architecture of Mexico — A replica of El Ángel in front of the National Palace in Mexico City. In a broad sense, Mexican architecture comprises works of architecture created in Mexico, as well as architecture of pre hispanic and colonial times that have become part of… …

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  • 10 Aztec On The River — Infobox nrhp | name =Aztec Theater nrhp type = caption = Aztec On The River Theater location= San Antonio, Texas lat degrees = 29 lat minutes = 25 lat seconds = 28 lat direction = N long degrees = 98 long minutes = 29 long seconds = 27 long… …

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  • 11 Architecture aux États-Unis — Chrysler Building (à gauche) et Empire State Building (à droite), New York, 1929 1931, Art déco Les États Unis ont une histoire relativement récente et les Amérindiens n ont pas laissé de bâtiments aussi spectaculaires qu au Mexique ou …

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  • 12 Aztec Auto Court — Infobox nrhp | name =Aztec Auto Court nrhp type = caption = location= 3821 Central Avenue NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico lat degrees = long degrees = area = built =1920 architect= architecture= added = November 22, 1993 governing body = Private… …

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  • 13 Mayan Revival architecture — The Mayan Theatre in Denver, Colorado dates to the 1930s …

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  • 14 Latin American architecture — Introduction       history of architecture in Mesoamerica, Central America, South America, and the Caribbean beginning after contact with the Spanish and Portuguese in 1492 and 1500, respectively, and continuing to the present.       For… …

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  • 15 Anahuac (Aztec) — Anahuac is an ancient name for a Mesoamerican, particularly Aztec, area or areas, usually identified as located within or even coterminous with the Valley of Mexico. It can also refer to the former lake basins around Mexico City, often including… …

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  • 16 Mesoamerican architecture — is the set of architectural traditions produced by pre Columbian cultures and civilizations of Mesoamerica, traditions which are best known in the form of public, ceremonial and urban monumental buildings and structures. The distinctive features… …

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  • 17 MESOAMERICAN ARCHITECTURE —    Mesoamerican architecture refers to the structures of the various cultures that existed in modern day Mexico and parts of Central America, including Honduras, Belize, Guatemala, and parts of Nicaragua. After the arrival of Hernán Cortés in… …

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  • 18 Temple architecture (LDS Church) — On December 27, 1832 two years after the organization of Latter Day Saint church the movement s founder, Joseph Smith, Jr., reported receiving a revelation that called upon church members to restore the practice of temple worship. The Latter Day… …

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  • 19 Ornament (architecture) — For other uses of the term, see: OrnamentIn architecture, ornament is a decorative detail used to embellish parts of a building or interior furnishing. Ornament can be carved from stone, wood or precious metals, formed with plaster or clay, or… …

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  • 20 Mexico City — This article is about the capital of Mexico, coterminous with the Federal District. For other uses, see Mexico City (disambiguation). Mexico City   City   Ciudad de México City of Mexico …

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