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 city and found it even more impressive than Tlaxcala . “ The city . . . is more
beautiful to look at than any in Spain , for it is very well proportioned and has
many towers , ” he wrote . “ I counted more than 430 towers , and they were all
Father Jerónimo de Mendieta , a Franciscan missionary , wrote that God , in
striking down the Indians by disease , was actually punishing the Spaniards for
their harsh labor practices by depriving them of native workers ! “ Doubtless our
God is ...
Turning to prose , she wrote that knowledge of the sciences could only help
strengthen religious faith . She criticized religious writing as too opaque , too
encumbered by obscure citations . The reaction of the ecclesiastical authorities
was not ...
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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