Montezuma II surrenders to Hernan Cortes without a fight

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Historical Context Note

Hernando Cortes enters Tenochtitlan, Mexico, and is received by Montezuma, the Aztec ruler.

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Editors. "Montezuma II surrenders to Hernan Cortes without a fight". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
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