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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To succeed , he asserted , the Independence movement would have to broaden
its base . He went about explaining his separatist notions to wealthy creoles , to
clergymen who were alienated by the attack made on the Church by the liberal ...
And not only soldiers responded to his call for independence . Clergymen ,
hacienda owners , merchants , even peasants , mineworkers , and artisans made
voluntary contributions to sustain his army . In Guanajuato , from the ramparts of
The legacy of the Mexican entrepreneurs in the decades following Independence
was far less impressive . In 1860 , Mexican national income was still below the
level achieved in the waning years of the colonial era . 63 As protagonists in their
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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