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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24 Motecuhzoma ' s capitulation seemed complete . He even pleaded with
Cortés not to pay heed to the exaggerations voiced about him and his city by
enemy tribes : " I . . . know that they have told you the walls of my houses are
made of gold ...
By late 1919 , the Revolution seemed distant indeed from Mexico City ,
particularly for its middle - class and affluent residents . Mrs . King described high
society life as “ very gay : a constant round of parties , and war - time balls and
benefits of ...
Toral had briefly considered an attempt against Calles , but Obregón seemed a
more appropriate target because he had won the recent presidential election and
was preparing once again to take charge of the government . In July 1928 ...
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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