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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32 At dawn , the ghastly celebration began . The kings of Texcoco and Tlacopán ,
the two other members of the old Triple Alliance , were invited to join Tlacaelel
and Ahuizotl as chief executioners . Holding a heavy obsidian knife , each of the
The cycle of massacres which began with the storming of the Guanajuato granary
had escalated on both sides . And by 1814 , Morelos himself , responding to
royalist atrocities , was ordering the execution of all prisoners and the devastation
The sight of the granaderos seemed to unite the battling students , who began to
taunt the policemen and then stoned them . The granaderos responded by firing
tear gas and liberally clubbing students . When some of the youths fled into a ...
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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