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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His still - growing army quickly occupied Valladolid — the city where he had
studied and risen to college rector before resigning under a cloud . With the west
now secured , Hidalgo advanced toward Mexico City with an unwieldy mass that
The army and militia in Mexico had grown spectacularly , from less than thirty
thousand troops in 1810 on the eve of the insurgency to more than eighty - five
thousand by 1821 . For the most part , they were commanded by creoles who ,
with his army and his strength of character will make short work of this revolt . " 19
Escandón ' s confidence in Don Porfirio ' s military invulnerability reflected the
conventional wisdom of the day . The annual parades of the army and Rurales ...
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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