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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Mexico in the first half of the seventeenth century must have seemed to upper -
class creoles more prosperous and less turbulent than the mother country . How
else to explain the continuing arrival of Spanish emigrants in greater numbers ...
Priests were as susceptible as laymen to the prejudices that divided gachupines
and creoles . And to further their political ambitions , ecclesiastical leaders were
willing to stir the passions of the mob against the civil authorities . Underlying the
archbishop and the creoles . The viceroy ' s arrest of the royal judges was the
spark that caused the crisis to flare into a full - scale insurrection on January 15 ,
1624 . Led by secular priests , a mob of creoles , Indians , blacks , mulattoes , and
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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