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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Archaeological data indicates that the relatively sparse wild game accounted for
less than 1 percent of the caloric intake of the Valley of Mexico ' s inhabitants —
all of the inhabitants . So even among people who ranked above the commoners
... the Porfiriato since its publication in 1908 - asserted that such contempt
eventually translated into a national self - loathing : “ The opinion . . . in our
country is that we are a people who know less , are less able , can do less and
are worth less ...
Ironically , a second explanation was the emerging power struggle between
Carranza and Obregón , now that their common enemies , Villa and Zapata ,
appeared less threatening . Obregón , no radical himself , swung his support
behind the ...
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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