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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By the age of twenty - five , Cortés could have smugly reflected that he was a far
richer man than he would have been if he had remained in Spain as a university -
educated bureaucrat . But soon after reaching Hispaniola , he had confided to a ...
But news of the chaotic situation in the country had already reached the Spanish
court , and a process was set in motion that was soon to remove every vestige of
political power from Cortés . The Honduras expedition was an act of folly by ...
But he was soon peeved at Madero for failing to seek his counsel and guidance .
His assessment of the Mexican president turned even bleaker when Madero
declined to grant favors to American investors . In his dispatches to Washington ...
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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