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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... ambush by a large Indian force on the road between Mexico City and
Cuernavaca . Guzmán was said to have rushed the attackers and killed their
chieftain “ with two arrow shots , ” causing the others to flee . 66 How easy it
would have been ...
In Morelos , the bored governor preferred to spend his time chatting with his
friend , Mrs . King , the attractive English widow who had recently moved to
Cuernavaca , the state capital . At Escandón ' s urging , she had opened a hotel ,
the Bella ...
By early 1915 , Zapata ' s forces controlled the entire countryside and the main
towns of Morelos , and laid siege to Cuernavaca . The beleaguered federal
garrison and thousands of their civilian supporters evacuated the city one night
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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