TENTATIVE TESTIMONIES: THE AZTECS, CONQUEST, AND THE BLACK LEGEND
Ancestors of the Aztecs settle in the Valley of Mexico after receiving a divine sign.
Aztecs and their allies subdue rivals, the Tepaneca, in the Valley of Mexico.
“Triple Alliance” forged between Tenochtitlán, Tacuba, and Texcoco.
Reconquest of Granada, Spain; Christopher Columbus lands on Hispaniola.
Ahuízotl rules over the Aztecs.
Ahuízotl consecrates the Great Temple in the capital of Tenochtitlá.
Spain claims islands of Hispaniola, Puerto Rico, Jamaica, Cuba, and Panama.
Papal injunction declaring Indians of the New World “subjects and vassals of the Crown.”
Dominican priest Bartolomé de las Casas resides in Hispaniola as an ...