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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But Cortés took advantage of what the Aztecs already had put in place , including
a grid pattern of streets and canals , flatroofed villas and palaces blanketed with
flowers and greenery , and neighborhoods dominated by municipal and ...
Only after a mile or so from the eastern outskirts did streets and buildings gain a
semblance of cleanliness and solidity . Most travelers , exhausted by their
journey and the customs inspection , repaired to an inn and waited until the
80 At other times , fierce battles between military factions erupted on the streets ,
inflicting heavy casualties among civilians and ... All along the street people are
standing on the balconies , looking anxiously in the direction of the palace .
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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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Άλλες εκδόσεις - Προβολή όλων
Crisis mexicana de los noventa y la esperanza del nuevo milenio
Δεν υπάρχει διαθέσιμη προεπισκόπηση - 2002
Aztecs, Moors, and Christians: Festivals of Reconquest in Mexico and Spain
Περιορισμένη προεπισκόπηση - 2000