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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The viceroy was confident that the creoles would do little more than protest , as
long as the war against the rural insurgents remained their priority . Both creoles
and gachupines were excited by dramatic news of the expulsion of the French ...
A decade after Independence , only four of ten bishops remained at their posts ,
and no archbishop was appointed until 1840 . 64 There was also an acute
shortage of priests . Many were killed during the insurrection , and large numbers
... the CROM ' s membership rose from 50 , 000 to 1 . 2 million . But it remained
an officialist union whose leadership readily accommodated itself to government
manipulation , establishing a tradition that has continued to the present ...
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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