Mexico: From Montezuma to NAFTA, Chiapas, and Beyond
In this fascinating thousand-year history of America's controversial and rapidly changing neighbor, a leading expert on Latin America explains how Mexico's present and future flow directly from its past. Going well beyond analyses of recent crises, Mexico is an engrossing introduction to the Indian civilizations, the harsh rule of the Spaniards, social violence and revolution, and the country's mercurial relationship with the United States up to the present.
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A small Texas town during World War II refused to have a wake at a funeral home
for a slain MexicanAmerican serviceman , which prompted Mexican - Americans
to form the American GI Forum to protect veterans ' rights . Although many of ...
On the other hand , the stresses and pressures of American urban society have
eroded the role of the Mexican ... Then again , Mexican - Americans have also
had a tremendous impact on the dominant culture of the United States , and ...
Mural painting is another aspect of Mexican - American culture that has made its
mark on America . Mexican - American ( and then American ) muralists have
expressed themselves by drawing and painting on public buildings and
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In nineteen short chapters, each about ten pages long, Jaime Suchlicki explains Mexico. "The Age of Santa Anna", "The U.S.-Mexican War", "Prelude to Revolution: La Reforma", "Maximilian and Foreign ... Leer comentario completo
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Suchlicki, former director of the North-South Center at the University of Miami, provides a well-written, comprehensive, historical narrative of Mexico from the time of the conquest through the ... Leer comentario completo
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