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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Moreover , while returns from agriculture could be unstable and low for most
farmers , this was not the case for the big hacienda owners , who regularly
recorded annual profits of 6 to 9 percent . 17 The Mexico City elite ' s strategy in
After Independence , he leased several haciendas between those two towns .
And when he became president in the ... Using his presidential power , he
avoided paying rent for the Chalco hacienda . But even with all these advantages
, he left ...
According to Mrs . King , the hacienda owners visited their estates so infrequently
— once or twice a year — that such occasions were declared holidays for the
peons : All would be waiting , the children freshly scrubbed , their mothers
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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