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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After he returned to Spain and was appointed minister of the Indies , Gálvez
implemented his plan to defend the northern territories . He created a new
territorial organization , the Provincias Internas , which included the northern
states of ...
In 1835 , the territory of Texas sought independence from Mexican control after
Mexico refused Texas ' s bid to join the Mexican union . The dispute between
Texas and Mexico arose over Mexico ' s arbitrary handling of the issue of further ...
They realized that Mexico could not regain control over its lost territory and
believed that the British could impede the westward expansion of the United
States by creating a separate nation along its border . In Mexico , the loss 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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