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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The children were purchased by Motecuhzoma ' s priestly agents from their
mothers , who could not refuse these offers . ... And when the priests ) took the
children to the places where they would be killed , if they cried and shed many
Priests were as susceptible as laymen to the prejudices that divided gachupines
and creoles . And to further their ... Underlying the Church ' s erratic political
behavior was the fact that the priesthood rarely spoke with one voice . In the
I have recognized the priests as hypocrites ever since , when I was twenty , I took
part in a drunken orgy with a priest and two women he had ruined . They are all
frauds — the priests and their cloth . . . . I shall do what I can to take the Church ...
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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