Davíd Carrasco’s The Aztecs: A Very Short Introduction (New York: Oxford University Press, 2012) has just been published in German as Die Azteken, translated by Ulrich Bossier (Stuttgart: Philipp Reclam, 2015). See also the Spanish edition: Los aztecas: Una breve introducción, translated by Javier Alonso López (Madrid: Alianza, 2103).
About David Carrasco
Davíd Carrasco is the inaugural Neil L. Rudenstine Professor of the Study of Latin America at Harvard University, with a joint appointment in the Harvard Divinity School and the Department of Anthropology in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, and director of the Moses Mesoamerican Archive and Research Project. He received his Ph.D. in the History of Religions from the University of Chicago (1977) under Mircea Eliade, Charles Long, Jonathan Smith, Paul Wheatley, and Friedrich Katz, specializing in Mesoamerican religions and theory and method in the study of religion.