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 soon as the French occupation began , there was a deafening peal from the
capital ' s belfries at all hours , day after day , as if to make up for the constraint of
years past . Massive religious processions , joined by French army officers ...
The French counted on the passing months to cool clerical passions . But even
while Napoleon ' s troops carried out their campaign against Juárez ' s forces in
the provinces to make the country safe for the religious conservatives , the clergy
The news of the impending withdrawal of the French army was causing a rapid
shift in loyalties among the populace of Mexico City . In political satires staged in
the theaters , Maximilian and Napoleon were lustily booed , while Juárez was ...
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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