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Mesoamerican pyramids

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The Aztecs, a people with a rich mythology and cultural heritage, dominated central Mexico in the 14th, 15th and 16th centuries.

Pyramids of Mesoamerica - Crystalinks

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However the Great Pyramid of Giza is higher at 138.8 m (455 feet). The Aztecs believed that Xelhua built the Great Pyramid of Cholula. Today the pyramid at first  ...

Information on Aztec Pyramids | USA Today

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The Aztec pyramids played a central role in the polytheistic society, and several are still standing in archaeological parks throughout Mexico, where travelers can  ...

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Jun 15, 2014 ... Aztec civilization reached its height in the early 16th century. Explore the capital of their empire, Tenochtitlán, home to elaborate yet sacred ...

Aztec Temples - Aztec History

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Identifying the Aztec temples has been a tricky job at times. It's been easy to simply assume that large, monumental structures such as pyramids are all either  ...

Aztec Pyramids - Aztec History

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Aztec Pyramids. ... The Aztecs were an ethnic group with a rich mythological and cultural heritage, who lived in the Mexican valley between the 12th and 16th ...

How did the Aztecs build their pyramids? | Reference.com

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The Aztecs, as most Mesoamerican peoples, built their pyramids with a core of earth or rubble and an exterior of layered stone. In some cases, new pyramids ...

Top 10 Mayan Pyramids in Central America - Travel Advisor Tips

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Here we compiled a list of Great Mayan pyramid sites (and a one Aztec and one Toltec, too): 1. El Castillo Pyramid in Chichen Itza – Seen on most Chichen Itza ...

Aztec Temples | Step Pyramids | Twin Temples - Aztec Indians

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Aztec temples were often part of a step-pyramid, and they often faced west. A flight of steps led up to the sanctuary and there was a sacrificial altar at the top of  ...

Aztec Twin Stair Pyramids

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In the pyramids that the Aztecs built, the early Aztecs used a style very similar to that of earlier Mesoamerican people of the Classic and Post Classic periods, ...

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Pyramids in Latin America - Ancient History - HISTORY.com

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Civilizations like the Olmec, Maya, Aztec and Inca all built pyramids to house their deities, as well as to bury their kings. In many of their great city-states, ...

Aztec Pyramid Locations in Mexico | USA Today

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Visitors to Mexico can get a taste of the country's pre-Hispanic heritage at many ancient sites, including vestiges of the once-mighty Aztec empire.

Who Built the Great City of Teotihuacan? -- National Geographic

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The Pyramid of the Sun (top) is the largest structure in the ancient city of ... years before the swooping arrival of the Nahuatl-speaking Aztec in central Mexico.