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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After Independence , he leased several haciendas between those two towns .
And when he became president in the ... Using his presidential power , he
avoided paying rent for the Chalco hacienda . But even with all these advantages
, he left ...
The peon ' s world was confined by the boundaries of the hacienda . His family
prayed at the estate church , and was attended by doctors employed by the
owner . The average daily wage of 35 centavos — about one fifteenth the income
of an ...
According to Mrs . King , the hacienda owners visited their estates so infrequently
— once or twice a year — that such occasions were declared holidays for the
peons : All would be waiting , the children freshly scrubbed , their mothers
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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