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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... appeared around the world on local television . A resolution of this revolt
seemed elusive . In March 1994 , the country was rocked again as the PRI
nominee and , thus , the next president of Mexico , Luis Donaldo Colosio , was ...
Stephen Kearney to form the Army of the West and to march to New Mexico and
California . He also ordered Commodore Charles Stockton , commander of the
Pacific fleet , to seize California . Polk hoped that , if the United States occupied ...
Suddenly , in an unprecedented move in March , Zedillo dramatically violated the
unwritten rule that a new president protects the reputation and honor of past
presidents by never criticizing them . President Zedillo astounded the nation by ...
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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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