What brought about the downfall of the Aztec Empire? The answer to this question is waiting for readers to discover as they learn amazing facts about the Aztec people and explore common social studies curriculum topics. Readers learn fun and fascinating facts about Aztec life, from their religious beliefs to the sports they played. This information is presented through accessible main text and additional fact boxes. Colorful maps allow readers to develop their geography skills as they see where the Aztec Empire was located. Historical images and contemporary photographs help readers place themselves among the Aztec.