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What did Hernan Cortes do to Montezuma?

In 1519, Cortes met Moctezuma. The King gave lavish gifts of gold  to the Spanish, but unfortunately this simply excited their desire  to plunder. Cortes allegedly first kid (MORE)

Why was Montezuma stoned to death?

The details of his death are not really known, but on July 1, 1520, the Spanish are said to have forced Moctezuma to appear on the balcony of his palace, appealing to his coun (MORE)

What is the importance of the phrase 'from the halls of Montezuma'?

A line from the US Marines' anthem, it refers to the US victories in the Mexican War. "Montezuma" is a close approximation of the name of the Aztec king whose people were subj (MORE)

Where halls of Montezuma?

Mexico   The Halls of Montezuma are in Mexico City and the war in which the phase "Halls of Montezuma" refer to was the Mexican War of 1847. The "Shores of Tripoli" refers (MORE)

Who was Montezuma?

Montezuma was a ruler of the Aztec. The conquistadors Hernando  Cortes captured Montezuma for about 2 months. The Aztec people said  the Spanish killed them but the Spanish (MORE)

Who did Montezuma conquer?

I guess you mean Montezuma II (1466-1520), penultimate Aztec emperor before the Spanish conquest of Mexico. Most of his conquests included the present-day states of Guerrero, (MORE)

What is a revenge tragedy?

A style of drama, popular in England during the late 16th and 17th  centuries. In which the basic plot was a quest for vengeance and  which typically featured scenes of carn (MORE)

What is revenge in Latin?

"Ultio" is a Latin equivalent of "revenge." The Latin word is a feminine noun. Latin has no definite ("the") or indefinite ("a, one") articles for any of its nouns. The pron (MORE)