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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Ostensibly , the lack of Spanish women in the new colony encouraged the white
settlers to find solace with the natives . But even after the arrival of women from
Europe , the Spaniards continued to seek out Indian mistresses . In the early ...
Clergymen also seemed far more preoccupied than in the sixteenth century with
sexual repression . In fact , the hierarchy of the Church in Mexico City became
decidedly misogynist , reserving for women the same missionary zeal that had ...
Once ensconced behind the walls of the shelter , few women regained their
freedom . This quest for converts was not without mishaps and danger . Father
Sosa was drawn into an alleyway by three prostitutes who seemed willing to hear
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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