La Capital: The Biography of Mexico City
Random House, 1988 - 640 σελίδες
The history of Mexico City is a sweeping, dramatic saga of individuals confronting victory and defeat, opulence and misery, euphoria and catastrophe. A colorful panorama, told by a Latin American correspondent of the New York Times. 16 pages of photos.
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Nezahualcóyotl ' s dike , as it was called , was the largest and most sophisticated
hydraulic project in pre - Columbian America . Tens of thousands of laborers from
vassal tribes took almost a decade to complete the structure . It stretched nine ...
In Italy , it was known as the French disease ; the French called it the disease of
Naples ; Middle Easterners named it the European pustules ; and the Japanese
referred to it as the Portuguese disease . Just as Old World illnesses took on new
He then received an even more favorable deal from the Juárez government after
its civil war victory in 1861 . His relations with the liberals became so strong that
in July of that year a French diplomat called him “ the soul of the new cabinet .
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Kandell, former Latin American correspondent for the New York Times and a native of Mexico City, has written a magnificent 700-year history of the first big city of the new world, today its largest ... Ανάγνωση ολόκληρης της κριτικής
The Valley and Its First Inhabitants
The Cannibal Empire
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Crisis mexicana de los noventa y la esperanza del nuevo milenio
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Aztecs, Moors, and Christians: Festivals of Reconquest in Mexico and Spain
Περιορισμένη προεπισκόπηση - 2000