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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Another important source of Church income — the collection of tithes on
agricultural productionhad fallen sharply because of the destruction of rural
properties during the insurgency , and was suspended in 1833 . But most of the
Church ' s ...
5 To combat highwaymen , Díaz used a rural police force known as the “ Rurales
. " Juárez had first organized them , filling their ranks with bandits who accepted
government amnesty . But it was only under Díaz that the Rurales gained a ...
Terrible inequities had existed in rural Mexico for centuries . The hacienda had
dominated the countryside since the 1600s , encroaching on Indian properties
and reducing peasants to debt peonage . And much had happened under the
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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
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