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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Alvarado and his men were besieged in their palace by thousands of warriors
and commoners , who stormed the walls of the Spanish quarters for six
successive days and nights . Alvarado dragged Motecuhzoma to the ramparts of
the palace ...
An Indian woman was fatally beaten by an official , and her body was carried in
protest by the other women to the palace of Archbishop Aguiar y Seixas . The
prelate , who avoided females alive or dead , refused to meet the crowd and sent
The column headed for the National Palace , which was supposed to have
already fallen to other rebel forces . But the palace , located on the eastern side
of the Zócalo , was still under control of loyal soldiers . And when General Reyes
led a ...
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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