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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... usual convict - laborer was a petty thief because the plantation owners
considered violent criminals too intractable . If political stability and the
repression of crime were the main components of Porfirian “ Order , " then the
Once lionized by the American and European community in the capital , Huerta ,
according to a U . S . diplomat ' s wife , now spent his time “ closeted with the only
' foreigners ' he considered really worth knowing — Hennessy and Martell .
I considered myself lucky to get him to watch television with me . Mostly , we
would just climb into bed and take advantage of the little time he had available . ”
20 While the public at large was not privy to the relationship , it was not kept
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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
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