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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Certainly , they were a minority and they could be regarded as the precursors of
the independence movement in Mexico . Two Creole priests who led the
movement for independenceMiguel Hidalgo and José María Morelos - belonged
to this ...
Hidalgo ' s poorly organized uprising was followed by a more profound and
methodical revolutionary movement led by José María Morelos , a mestizo parish
priest follower of Hidalgo . Morelos possessed those qualities that Hidalgo lacked
In many ways , the Chicano movement emulated the black civil rights struggle
and the anti - Vietnam War protest in tactics and style . The critical event in the
Chicano movement occurred in 1968 , when high school students walked out of ...
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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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