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Aztec History: The Battle Of Tenochtitlan

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One of the most famous events in Aztec history was the battle of Tenochtitlan, in which Hernan Cortes and his army of hundreds marched all the way to the capital where he murdered the leader Moctezuma II. During this great historical battle Cortes’ men slaughtered many men, women and children just for total control over the whole city. As well as murdering the leader Moctezuma II and killing hundreds/thousands of innocent people Hernan Cortes also burned down the whole of the city at the end of the long battle to show his power, might and control. This battle is one of the most historical and important events during the Aztec era because it helped shape the way the Aztecs lived in such ways as religion/beliefs and the what they did from
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