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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Shortly after disembarking on Mexico ' s Gulf coast in 1519 , he had written his
monarch , Charles V , requesting permission to claim and govern the new land
for the Spanish Crown . But more than three years went by before Cortés finally ...
Spanish attitudes toward mestizos oscillated between ambiguity and outright
prejudice . At one extreme was the opinion offered by Gonzalo Gómez de
Cervantes , a historian and colonial official in Mexico City , who wrote to the
Commerce thus attracted some of the ablest upper - class creoles and their newly
immigrated gachupin ( Spanish - born ) relatives . By the early 1700s , the astute
commercial elite in Mexico City had clearly gained the upper hand over Spain ...
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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
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Birth of the Spanish City
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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