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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Scores of less renowned churches , chapels , and nunneries were erected with
the help of donations from the elite , who in wills ... But the bulk of the elite's
contributions to the Church was in the form of so - called pious works and
For almost forty years , the Church largely succeeded in defending itself against
these challenges . But it was reeling from severe economic problems . Its
economic decline had started with the Consolidation decree of 1804 which called
for the ...
And Díaz declined to enforce legislation forbidding priests to wear their
vestments outside of church . But clergymen were not altogether satisfied by the
improvement of the Church's status under the Porfiriato . They often lamented
what they ...
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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
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Aztecs, Moors, and Christians: Festivals of Reconquest in Mexico and Spain
Περιορισμένη προεπισκόπηση - 2000