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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The expedition inland included some four hundred conquistadores , two hundred
Totonac bearers , and forty chieftains , who acted as guides and informants . The
plan was to reach the province of Tlaxcala , whose tribe had emerged in recent ...
Cortés placed his lieutenant , Pedro de Alvarado , in charge of about one
hundred forty soldiers in Tenochtitlán , and led the rest of his conquistadores —
some two hundred men — to Veracruz . Even before reaching the Gulf coast ,
Moreover , Guzmán and his Indians alleged that Cortés had stolen from them
more than four hundred acres and the houses on this land , which were then
rented back to the natives at a cost of 2 , 500 bushels of wheat annually for the
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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