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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Only one Tlaxcalan chieftain continued to counsel war , but his considerably
reduced forces were soon subdued by the Spaniards , bringing an end to the
hostilities . The conquistadores then accompanied the Tlaxcalans back to their
In return , the Spaniards would lead the Tlaxcalans in an alliance ultimately
aimed at overthrowing Aztec rule . Cortés then informed Motecuhzoma ' s envoys
that he had concluded a peace accord with Tlaxcala , although he did not tell
When word of the outrage spread among the city ' s inhabitants , they exploded
against the Spaniards . ... stoned by the attackers , who were led by his nephew ,
Cuauhtémoc , the most militant anti - Spaniard among the surviving Aztec lords .
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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