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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The two battles of Celaya , in April 1915 , became known as the most famous
military engagement of the Revolution . Four thousand Villistas were killed and
another six thousand were taken prisoner . Obregón lost less than one hundred
His military victories and his identification with the new Constitution had greatly
enhanced his prestige . And the Revolution had helped make him a wealthy man
. His chickpea farm in Sonora employed 1 , 500 workers . His business acumen ...
Luis Potosí . Alemán again united his fellow governors behind Cárdenas , and
helped convince wavering army commanders to remain loyal to the government .
Virtually abandoned by his military colleagues , Cedillo was defeated and killed .
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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