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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They reproduce as in Castile , only more easily , because the land is temperate
and there are no wolves or other animals to destroy them . . . . ( And they are bred
) at less cost and with less labor ( than in Spain ) . " 8 In the 1530s , Charles V ...
But from the Spanish vantage point , the high Indian mortality rate had at least
one important , beneficial consequence : the appropriation of huge expanses of
fertile land that became vacant as the natives died . In the immediate aftermath of
During his presidential campaign , he had insisted that peasants were more
concerned about political liberties than land . And the revolutionary plan which
he unveiled in San Antonio contained only a single paragraph on the agrarian ...
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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