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 last Aztec king . It was a hideous trek through rugged mountains and dense
jungles , and half the army perished from heat prostration , fever , and starvation .
Dispirited and unnerved , Cortés turned his ire against the hapless ...
Hatred of the planters turned into a generalized antagonism toward Mexico City
as the seat of authoritarian politics and residence of a domineering elite . The old
battle cry of the 1810 Hidalgo revolt against Spanish rule — “ Death to the ...
He turned out a succession of oils , watercolors , and drawings for the growing
bourgeoisie that was moving into new neighborhoods north and south of
Chapultepec Park . In 1936 , he was finally given the opportunity to paint another
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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