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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27 Velasco also defended the use of unpaid , involuntary Indian labor in the
silver mines , which had become the greatest source of royal revenue from
Mexico by the 1540s . “ Let your Majesty not be persuaded that the mines can be
Indian commoners devoted one out of every four work days for unpaid labor to
the Spaniards , and still had to deliver tribute at levels that remained constant
despite the toll of disease . Coyoacán ' s natives complained that they had no
time or ...
He chose instead to attack the president on the other great issue of his first six
months in office — his handling of labor unrest . Calles had turned against the
trade union movement as he grew more conservative . In 1928 , his last year as ...
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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