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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She learned from an old Cholulan woman that some twenty thousand Aztec
warriors had gathered a short distance from the city , and would strike as soon as
the Cholulans attacked the Spaniards . Cortés ordered his men to seize and ...
The army and militia in Mexico had grown spectacularly , from less than thirty
thousand troops in 1810 on the eve of the insurgency to more than eighty - five
thousand by 1821 . For the most part , they were commanded by creoles who ,
He asserted that every year fifteen thousand workers were killed by disease ,
malnutrition , and beatings . ... I have been here for more than five years and
every month I see hundreds and sometimes thousands of men , women 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