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THE FLAME OF PEACE: A TALE OF THE AZTECS, by Deborah Nourse Lattimore, illustrated by the author. Harpercollins: NYC. Library ISBN: 0-06-023709-0 $14.89 ($19.89 Can.) ; Trophy ISBN: 0-06-443272-6 $5.95 ($7.95 Can.) Ages 6 - 9

The tale of Two Flint, an Aztec boy who seeks new fire for the temples of Tenochtitlan. Done in the Aztec mode of pictorial representation, the intensely colorful illustrations stun the eye and demand interpretation. An enlightening and satisfying experience that enlarges understanding and appreciation of the Aztec world." --School Library Journal

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