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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mented his income by claiming to divine the profitability of mines and to foretell
which Spaniards would be receiving land ... 33 An astrologist , hypnotist , and
practitioner of the occult arts , he claimed to have descended into Hell to obtain
Juan de San Francisco , an Indian sentenced to eight years for murder , claimed
that he received a hundred whip lashes whenever he failed to meet his work
quota . He asked the judge that he be transferred to another obraje , anywhere .
They had an opportunity to demonstrate their feelings when the Regency in
Cádiz , which claimed to govern Spain in spite of the French occupation , called
for newly elected municipal councils in the colonies that would share power with
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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