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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About twelve thousand years ago , small villages arose where inhabitants
collected the grains of wild plants . Precursors of modern wheat , barley , and rye
grew in large patches among these Middle Eastern hills and valleys . There must
The inhabitants undoubtedly had to shift from the pursuit of big game to the
trapping of smaller animals . In the Tehuacán region southeast of the Valley of
Mexico , sites that are between 6 , 500 and 8 , 000 years old indicate that wild
game was ...
As recently as 1000 B . C . , there were still less than ten thousand inhabitants in
the Valley of Mexico . At that time , splendid civilizations had reached their peak
or declined in Mesopotamia , the Nile Valley , India , and China . Their temples ...
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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