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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He prohibited women on pain of excommunication from entering his palace , and
warned their husbands never to appear before him in the company of their
spouses . He tried to avoid paying ceremonial visits to the viceroy out of fear that
The historian Lucas Alamán , who lived through the transition from colony to
independent nation , contrasted the hardworking gachupines — “ a species of
men who did not exist in Spain itself and will never exist again in America ” 36 _
His wife caught on and gunned him down , How I escaped I ' ll never know . My
friends ask me : “ Irma , why did it come to pass ? ” Well , just when we were
engaged in sin It was our bad luck the old lady barged in . I spent my time with 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