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5 edition of The Feathered Serpent found in the catalog.

The Feathered Serpent

by Scott O"Dell

  • 32 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston, Mass. USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of Mexico,
  • Fiction,
  • Aztecs,
  • Mayas,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementScott O"Dell
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.O237
    The Physical Object
    Pagination211 S.
    Number of Pages211
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24752287M
    ISBN 100395308518
    ISBN 109780395308516
    OCLC/WorldCa247706948

    ABOUT FEATHERED SERPENT, DARK HEART OF SKY. A contemporary retelling of the origin myths of Mexico, crafted as a single concrete narrative. The stories in Feathered Serpent, Dark Heart of Sky trace the history of the world from its beginnings in the dreams of the dual god, Ometeotl, to the arrival of the Spanish conquistadors in Mexico and the fall of the great city Tenochtitlan. Jul 22,  · In Feathered Serpent, Colin Falconer brings the Aztec empire to life in blazing color and gives voice to the incomparable Malinali, who transcended her role as Cortés’s translator and consort to become a fiery agent of history against all odds.

    Quetzalcoatl pronounced Keh-tzal-coh-WAH-tul and roughly translated as the "Feathered Serpent", the "Plumed Serpent" or the "Quetzal-Feathered Serpent", is the name of an important Mesoamerican deity who was worshiped throughout the region in one form or another for 1, years. Ology Series: Mexican amphitheres are feathered dragons with birdlike wings and no legs, and fairly clearly based on mesoamerican feathered serpents. Skinjacker Trilogy: In the third book, one of the characters (who is a shapeshifter) temporarily turns into this trope in order to impersonate the Mesoamerican deity.

    Critics should not, however, act as if the association of a "snake" with Christ is completely foreign or strange—certainly the brass serpent placed on a pole and raised up by Moses has some symbolic links to Jesus. Whether Quetzalcoatl can tell us anything about the Book of . In the Land of the Feathered Serpent is the tale of a young man’s unexpected and extraordinary personal journey of growth, transformation, and enlightenment - an Homeric adventure story set in the context of America's meddling in Central America in the s.


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