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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He enlisted boys as young as twelve years of age to carry supplies and weapons
, to witness the ferocious battles around Chalco in the southeast of the Valley of
Mexico , and to guard prisoners before they were marched back to Tenochtitlán ...
The crowds of people who labored at the projects or carried materials , tribute
and food to the construction sites were so thick that one could hardly squeeze
through the broad streets and avenues . So many of them died crushed by beams
, or ...
Ambulatory mercers , representing a variety of artisans , carried in their baskets
needles , files , thimbles , scissors , thread spools , hairpins , earrings , lace , clay
toys and children ' s games , cheap editions of verses and short stories , and ...
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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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Άλλες εκδόσεις - Προβολή όλων
Crisis mexicana de los noventa y la esperanza del nuevo milenio
Δεν υπάρχει διαθέσιμη προεπισκόπηση - 2002
Aztecs, Moors, and Christians: Festivals of Reconquest in Mexico and Spain
Περιορισμένη προεπισκόπηση - 2000