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The Sad Night

the story of an Aztec victory and a Spanish loss

by Sally Schofer Mathews

  • 7 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Clarion Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mexico,
  • Wars
    • Subjects:
    • Aztecs -- Wars -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Aztecs -- History.,
    • Indians of Mexico -- History.,
    • Mexico -- History -- Conquest, 1519-1540 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Mexico -- History -- Conquest, 1519-1540.

    • About the Edition

      Tells how the Aztecs established an empire in Mexico and what happened when they, led by Montezuma, encountered Cortés and the Spaniards in the early sixteenth century.

      Edition Notes

      Statementwritten and illustrated by Sally Schofer Mathews.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1230 .M392 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1721726M
      ISBN 100395630355
      LC Control Number92025119
      OCLC/WorldCa26363120

      The sad night is a picture book about how the Spanish invaded the Aztec empire. It starts out with the Aztecs looking for a place with an eagle on a cactus with a rattlesnake in its beak to build an empire then it skips ahead to Hernan Cortés's arrival in erum-c.com: Sally Schofer Mathews. What two things in the novel Night, by Elie Wiesle, stuck out the most to you? Why will you remember it forever?' and find homework help for other Night questions at eNotes The whole book is.

      "Night," by Elie Wiesel, is a work of Holocaust literature with a decidedly autobiographical slant. Wiesel based the book—at least in part—on his own experiences during World War II. Though just a brief pages, the book has received considerable acclaim, and the author won the Nobel Prize in Dec 15,  · Why was the sad eyed angel hanged in the book Night? Answer. Wiki User December 15, AM. He was hanged because he was thought .

      May 17,  · According to a recent study from the Pew Research Center, almost one in four Americans has not read a book in the past year. So to find out if that is true, we sent a team to the street to ask. Mathews's first is a capsule history of the rise and fall of the Aztec Empire, focusing on La Noche Triste—June 30, —when CortÇs, retreating from its capital Tenochtitlan, lost two-thirds of his men, most of his weaponry, and the Aztec treasure in the waters of Lake Texcoco. A year later he laid siege to the city and destroyed erum-c.com: Sally Schofer Mathews.


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“This sensitive treatment of La Noche Triste, or The Sad Night, the last battle the Aztecs won against the Spaniards, is a highly effective melding of graceful, lucid text and stylized art. Designed to resemble Aztec codices, the illustrations appear in double-page strips above the bordered text. The Sad Night: The Story of an Aztec Victory and a Spanish Loss.

Expertly weaving dialogue into her absorbing account, Mathews chronicles the fateful encounter that paved the way for the Spaniards' conquest of Mexico more than years ago.

A charming yet scathing portrait of young adulthood at the opening of the twenty-first century, All the Sad Young Literary Men charts the lives of Sam, Mark, and Keith, as they overthink their college years.

“This sensitive treatment of La Noche Triste, or The Sad Night, the last battle the Aztecs won against the Spaniards, is a highly effective melding of graceful, lucid text and stylized art. Designed to resemble Aztec codices, the illustrations appear in double-page strips above the bordered erum-c.com: Paperback.

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, - Juvenile Nonfiction - 40 pages 2 Reviews "This sensitive treatment of The Sad Night book Noche Triste, or The Sad Night, The Sad Night book last battle the Aztecs won against the Spaniards, is a 3/5(2). La Noche Triste ("The Night of Sorrows", literally "The Sad Night") was an important event during the Spanish conquest of Mexico, wherein Hernán Cortés, his invading army of Spanish conquistadors, and their native allies were driven out of the Aztec capital at erum-c.comon: Shores of Lake Texcoco, Mexico.

Book Summary Inin the village of Sighet, Romania, twelve-year-old Elie Wiesel spends much time and emotion on the Talmud and on Jewish mysticism.

His instructor, Moshe the Beadle, returns from a near-death experience and warns that Nazi aggressors will soon threaten the serenity of their lives. Night opens in Sighet in The book's narrator is Eliezer, an Orthodox Jewish teenager who studies the Talmud by day, and by night "weep[s] over the destruction of the Temple ".

To the disapproval of his father, Eliezer spends time discussing the Kabbalah with Moshe [a] the Beadle, caretaker of the Hasidic shtiebel (house of prayer).Author: Elie Wiesel. Jan 10,  · "This sensitive treatment of La Noche Triste, or The Sad Night, the last battle the Aztecs won against the Spaniards, is a highly effective melding of graceful, lucid text and stylized art.

Designed to resemble Aztec codices, the illustrations appear in double-page strips above the bordered text/5(5). The Sad Night Tree of Hernan Cortes.

A Victorious Night for The Aztecs. On June 30, Cortes grew restless. They had been guests of Montezuma in his palace and they had taken him hostage. Montezuma tried to appease them by giving them treasure but the Aztec people grew enraged by the servitude of their God Emperor. i can definitely say that where the red fern grows is a very sad book.

The ending is where most of the sad things happen like in the last 2 or 3 chapters hope that this helps (: Asked in Books. The Sad Night: the story of an Aztec victory and a Spanish loss. [Sally Schofer Mathews] -- A picture book that introduces the Aztecs, their cities, and the dramatic confrontation between.

‎ The Sad Night of Chano Pozo, written by the prestigious author Leonardo Padura Fuentes and with illustrations by the renowned graphic artist Ajubel, tells the gripping and sobering little-known story of the overwhelming success and precipitous downfall of one of the most importa.

"This sensitive treatment of La Noche Triste, or The Sad Night, the last battle the Aztecs won against the Spaniards, is a highly effective melding of graceful, lucid text and stylized art. Designed to resemble Aztec codices, the illustrations appear in double-page strips above the bordered text.

Are you sure you want to remove The sad night from your list. Author: Ari Berk; Illustrated by Loren Long. Title: Night Song. Plot: Chiro is a young bat who is afraid of flying out into the world without his mother because of the darkness. His mother tells Chiro to use his good sense to explore what the world outside of the bat cave has to offer.4/5.

full title · Night. author · Elie Wiesel. type of work · Literary memoir. genre · World War II and Holocaust autobiography. language · Wiesel first wrote an page text in Yiddish titled Un di Velt Hot Geshvign (And the World Remained Silent).The work later evolved into the much-shorter French publication La Nuit, which was then translated into English as Night.

The Sad Night: The Story of an Aztec Victory and a Spanish Loss by Mathews, Sally Schofer and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at erum-c.com. Mar 05,  · 8 responses to “NIGHT: What parts of the book make you sad, frustrated, angry, sick, or confused? Quote from the book to support your answer.

Quote from the book to support your answer. Heather Stevenson ⋅.“The perfect bedtime book for a little one!” —Jenn from NY When winding down from your day, reading The Night Night Book is the perfect addition to your child’s nighttime routine.

All tucked in, your child will get the chance to say good night to his puzzles and toys, family and pets, and even his favorite snacks%().Wiesel’s writing conveys the nightmare of darkness, indeed, a never-ending “night” from which the book derives its name, that the reader comes to understand as a metaphor for the holocaust itself.