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Cuernavaca

(kwārnävä`kä), city (1990 pop. 279,187), capital of Morelos state, S Mexico, in the Cuernavaca Valley. Increasingly a suburb of Mexico City (to the north), Cuernavaca has flour mills and beverage, textile, and cement industries. It is also a popular tourist and health resort. In the city are beautiful churches, monasteries, a 16th-century Franciscan convent, a palace built by Hernán Cortés and decorated with murals by Diego Rivera, and a formal garden that was frequented by Emperor Maximilian and Empress Carlotta. Nearby is the Toltec ruin, Xochicalco, built over limestone caves.

Cuernavaca

 

a city in central Mexico, in the southern part of the Meseta Central, the administrative center of Morelos State. Population, 134,100 (1970). Cuernavaca is linked with Mexico City by a railroad and highway. Industries include food processing, textiles, and silver handicrafts. The city is a mountain climatic resort and a tourist center famous for its colonial architecture. Noteworthy sites include the Aztec pyramid of Teopanzolco with the ruins of two temples, the Franciscan Monastery (mid-16th century), Cortés’ palace (1530–33), and churches and chapels dating from the 16th through the 18th century. There are also 20th-century hotels.

Cuernavaca

a city in S central Mexico, capital of Morelos state: resort with nearby Cacahuamilpa Caverns. Pop.: 723 000 (2005 est.)
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From start to finish, most of the external actions of the characters (as opposed to their internal recollections) occur within reasonable driving distance of "the town of Quauhnahuac," a town whose coordinates are, in the last sentence of the novel's opening paragraph, evoked in laborious detail:
Y como el aviso, tambien traslado este ultimo a la Quauhnahuac que estaba creando; ubico la cantina en un pueblo muy cercano a Tomalin, que era el Chapultepec del relato original.
Asi, ubica a Tomalin muy cercano a Quauhnahuac, y a Parian practicamente al lado del primero (el Consul llega caminando de un sitio a otro en cuestion de minutos), porque los tres lugares tenian que estar en el borde y enfrente de los dos elementos simbolicos fundamentalmente de la novela: la barranca de Amanalco y el volcan Popocatepetl.
14) En la Lamina ii el orden de lectura va de abajo hacia arriba y sigue un orden quizas cronologico de las conquistas Xochimilco, Cuitlahuac, Mizquic, Quauhnahuac.
Es interesante senalar que el texto correspondiente a los Anales de Cuauhtitlan no tiene el mismo orden de enumeracion: mizquic, xochimilco, quauhnahuac, cuitlahuac.
Ompohual xihuitl in manca yayotl in Quauhnahuac inic pehualloque.
in zantepan con motechti, con yaocuic nauhtetl altepetl , inic cecni itocayocan Mizquic, Xochimilco, Quauhnahuac, Cuitlahuac, auh iniquac in ayamo mopiaya inichihualloca inimachoca in qualli tilmatli, zan oc yehuatl nenca neololoya in motenehua axcan ayatl.
tuvo muchos pueblos sujetos y tributarios, cuyas cabeceras fueron las siguientes: Quauhnahuac, Tetelpa, Xilotepec, Matlatzinco, Cohuatepec, Cempohualla y Nanacapa, todas las cuales estaban obligadas a pagar un tributo anual.
Y cuando amanecio ya luego se trasladan a Chapoltepec En el dia XIII acatl partieron de Quauhnahuac los chichimeca, los traen Ixcicouatl y Quetzalteueyac, fueron a dormir a Chapoltepec.