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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As one recent historian has observed , colonial officials in the 1700s “ were
known to scoff at the threats of ecclesiastical officials and it was said of some
royal bureaucrats , that if they had not been excommunicated at least once by the
Now , once , twice a week , and only chicken . Otherwise , it ' s tortillas and beans
, beans and tortillas . New clothes , a new bedforget it . ” For him , the causes of
the persistent economic crisis are clear : “ Those politicians who can ' t stop ...
Once a year , he organized a pilgrimage to the shrine of the Virgin of Guadalupe
on the northern outskirts of the capital . And every January , he hired buses to
transport virtually all five thousand pepenadores to Acapulco , where they
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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