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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What is striking about the Tlatelolco document is the evidence it offers of Indian
will to maintain a sense of dignity and continuity with their lost heritage even
under Spanish rule . All the Tlatelolco Indians who assembled before their
Shortly after disembarking on Mexico ' s Gulf coast in 1519 , he had written his
monarch , Charles V , requesting permission to claim and govern the new land
for the Spanish Crown . But more than three years went by before Cortés finally ...
Commerce thus attracted some of the ablest upper - class creoles and their newly
immigrated gachupín ( Spanish - born ) relatives . By the early 1700s , the astute
commercial elite in Mexico City had clearly gained the upper hand over Spain ...
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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