A Gravity-Defying Aztec Warrior

Aztec Warrior Jumping

Source: Site Tenochtitlan, http://www.ciatenochtitlan.com.mx/galeria.htm

The Aztec warrior held a high position in society throughout the history of the Latin American empire. A well-known warrior would often have the privilege of entering politics and enjoying fine cuisine; though the most prized reward was land, which was given to the best warriors tax-free and for life.

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