Acamapichtli,73 n.5, 173, 184 n.ll,
190-91
Agriculture and weaving as meta-
phors. See Writing
Ahuitzotl,65
Albornoz, Cristobal de, 206-207
Alphabet, 221; consequences of, 31,
33-34,240,253,293-98,301,
307; evolution of, 32, 37; Greek
use of, 33. See a/50 Writing
A/tepet/, 74 n.18; defined, 161-
64; identity, 164, 179-81, 183
n.4; visual representation, 164,
170, 175-76, 179-81. See a/50
Cuauhtinchan
Alva Ixtlilxochitl, Fernando de, 241-
43
Amauta. See Social roles
Amaxtian,67
Amoxitoa, 71,231-32,258
Amoxpoa, 71,231-32
Amoxtii, 222-23, 225-26, 228, 231,
240-42,251-53,256-59,261,
264 n.ll, n.12, n.14, 299
Anales
de Cuauhtinchan, 152. See
a/50 Cuauhtinchan
Anales de Cuauhtitlan, 143-45
Anders, Ferdinand, 77
Annals, 164, 175; Aztec, 55, 64-71,
72 n.2, 73 n.14, 243; European, 54,
73 n.14
Ariute, 73 n.8
A-O year convention, 55, 109, 121
Art, vs. writing, 3
Atahualpa, 256
Athens, 33,42 n.7
Aubin.
See
Codex, codices
Augustine, Saint, 41 n.6
Axayacatl,65
Azcatitlan. See Codex, codices
Aztec, 43 n.14, 50-76 passim, 212
n.9. See a/50 Altepetl; Annals;
Culhua-Mexica; Painted manu-
scripts; Tecuhtli; Writing systems
Aztlan, 52-53, 67
Bark paper, 60
Biiuml, Franz, 41 n.2,45
Beowulf, 102, 157 n.l
Betanzos, Juan de, 212 n.ll, 215 n.39
Bible, 116, 130 n.15, 222, 257
Birds. See Scroll iconography; Song
Birth, 55, 92-95,118,128 n.l
B/ack Robe, 262 n.3
Bodley.
See Codex, codices
Book(s): 220-62 passim; archetype,
220,255,262 n.l; Asian, 262 n.2;
as genealogical records, 105, 109,
118; as musical scores, 105-108;
as symbol, 232, 234; defined, 232,
243-44,266 n.35; electronic, 261;
ethnosemantics of, 105-106,256-
61; Greco-Roman, 230-33, 264
n.13; Holy, 220, 233, 249-50, 256,
260-61,295; medieval and renais-
sance,221,228,233-34,292;
metagraph, 220, 255, 262 n.l; talk-
ing, 256-57, 266 n.34; technology,
263 n.ll. See a/50 Song; Writing
Borbonicus. See Codex, codices
Borgia. See Codex, codices
Borgia group, 77-79, 91,102
Boturini. See Codex, codices
Boundary markers, 282-84. See a/50
Cuauhtinchan, boundaries
Boustrophedon pattern, 55, 108,297
Brotherston, Gordon, 302-303, 310
n.l
Buddhist writing. See Writing
Burgoa, Francisco de,
138-39
Byland, Bruce, 98 n.2
Cabildo, 162, 164
Caciques and cacicazgos, 273-74,
277-82
Calendar. See Ritual calendar
Calpolli, 162, 175
Cantares Mexicanos, 72
Carchi province, 273, 276-77
Cartography, 60-64
Certeau, Michel de, 166
Chalco, 61,265 n.21
Characters. See Writing signs
Chichen Itz;}, 95
Chichimecs, 60-61. See a/50 Tolteca-
Chichimeca
Ch icomoztoc, 143, 1 62
Chimalma, 53
Chimalpain, Francisco, 239-42, 298
Cholula, 143, 145, 147, 163-65, 170,
180-81, 185 n.20
Chontales of Oaxaca, 79
Choreography, 8-9, 91
Cihuacoatl, 190
Climate, recorded in manuscripts,
50,64
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