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Aztec sacrifice - a parody
Aztec sacrifice - a parody

Duration: 02:33

A parody of the song 'Staying Alive' telling the story of the Aztec priests and their role in sacrificing people to the Gods.

 
Cortes and the Aztecs (pt 1/4)
Cortes and the Aztecs (pt 1/4)

Duration: 2:56

The story of Cortes's journey to the Americas in search of Aztec gold.

 
Cortes and the Aztecs (pt 2/4)
Cortes and the Aztecs (pt 2/4)

Duration: 4:04

The story of Cortes's journey to the Americas in search of Aztec gold. Cortes is welcomed to Tenochtitlan by Moctezuma.

 
Cortes and the Aztecs (pt 3/4)
Cortes and the Aztecs (pt 3/4)

Duration: 4:33

Contemporary Spanish accounts of the Aztec Empire and the story of Cortes's journey to the Americas in search of Aztec gold.

 
Cortes and the Aztecs (pt 4/4)
Cortes and the Aztecs (pt 4/4)

Duration: 02:55

Cortes's journey to the Americas in search of gold ends in defeat for the Aztecs. Slavery, disease and starvation follow.

 
In search of the Aztecs (pt 1/4)
In search of the Aztecs (pt 1/4)

Duration: 02:08

The excavation of Aztec buildings in modern day Mexico City.

 
In search of the Aztecs (pt 2/4)
In search of the Aztecs (pt 2/4)

Duration: 02:47

The story of the early Aztecs.

 
In search of the Aztecs (pt 3/4)
In search of the Aztecs (pt 3/4)

Duration: 3:21

Lives of ordinary people in Aztec times.

 
In search of the Aztecs (pt 4/4)
In search of the Aztecs (pt 4/4)

Duration: 3:16

A description of Aztec warriors.

 
What customs did the Aztecs have?
What customs did the Aztecs have?

Duration: 1:00

Re-enactment of dances and customs from Aztec ceremonies.

 
What did the Aztecs eat?
What did the Aztecs eat?

Duration: 03:16

An Aztec dinner party where sacred foods are eaten and Aztec way of life is explored.

 
Why did the Aztecs make human sacrifices?
Why did the Aztecs make human sacrifices?

Duration: 3:21

A reporter explores the Aztec myths and beliefs of the sun god, Huitzilopochtli, visiting a real sacrificial temple.

 

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