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  • The Hunt for Pancho Villaby Alejandro de Quesada; Peter Dennis; Donato Spedaliere; Johnny Shumate

    Bloomsbury Publishing 2012; US$ 13.99

    On March 9, 1916, troops under the command of Pancho Villa attacked Columbus, New Mexico and its local detachment of the US 13th Cavalry Regiment, killing 18 people and burning the town. Six days later, on orders from President Woodrow Wilson, General John J. "Black Jack?? Pershing led an expeditionary force of 4,800 men into Mexico to capture Villa.... more...

  • The Sorrows of Mexicoby Lydia Cacho; Anabel Hernández; Juan Villoro; Diego Enrique Osorno; Sergio González Rodríguez; Marcela Turati; Emiliano Ruiz Parra; Elena Poniatowska; Samantha Schnee; Jennifer Adcock; Catherine Mansfield

    Quercus 2016; US$ 18.99

    With contributions from seven of Mexico's finest journalists, t his is reportage at its bravest and most necessary - it has the power to change the world's view of their country, and by the force of its truth, to start to heal the country's many sorrows. Supported the Arts Council Grant's for the Arts Programme and by PEN Promotes Veering... more...

  • Development and Growth in the Mexican Economyby Juan Carlos Moreno-Brid; Jaime Ros

    Oxford University Press 2009; US$ 54.99 US$ 47.29

    This book provides an overview of Mexico's economic development since Independence identifying its binding constraints in different periods and the ways in which they have been tried to be removed by economic policies. It gives special attention to developments since 1940 and presents a re-evaluation, critical of the dominant trend in the economic... more...

  • Mexican Exodusby Julia G. Young

    Oxford University Press 2015; US$ 72.99 US$ 62.77

    The book investigates the formation of the Cristero diaspora, a network of Mexican emigrants, exiles, and refugees across the United States who supported a Mexican Catholic uprising during the late 1920s. These emigrants had a profound and enduring impact on Mexican American community formation, political affiliations, and religious devotion. more...

  • Aztec Warriorby John Pohl; Adam Hook

    Bloomsbury Publishing 2012; US$ 11.99

    According to one popular image, the Aztec army was a ruthless and efficient war machine, that established an empire by convincingly overwhelming its neighbors, sacrificing thousands to bloodthirsty gods along the way. From a contrasting perspective, its native warriors were no match for the modern warring methods of Cortés' greatly outnumbered Spaniards,... more...

  • Radio in Revolutionby J. Justin Castro

    UNP - Nebraska 2016; US$ 30.00

    Long before the Arab Spring and its use of social media demonstrated the potent intersection between technology and revolution, the Mexican Revolution employed wireless technology in the form of radiotelegraphy and radio broadcasting to alter the course of the revolution and influence how political leaders reconstituted the government. Radio in... more...

  • The Mark of Rebelsby Barry M. Robinson

    University of Alabama Press 2016; US$ 49.95

    In The Mark of Rebels Barry Robinson offers a new look at Mexican Independence from the perspective of an indigenous population caught in the heart of the struggle. During the conquest and settlement of Mexico?s Western Sierra Madre, Spain?s indigenous allies constructed an indio fronterizo identity for their ethnically diverse descendants. These... more...

  • Village Among Nationsby Royden Loewen

    University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2013; US$ 33.95

    Village among Nations recuperates a missing chapter of Canadian history: the story of traditionalist Mennonites who emigrated from Canada for cultural reasons, but then in later generations “returned” in large numbers for economic and social security. more...

  • Frida Kahlo / Diego Rivera. L?art en fusion (Paris-2013)by Encyclopædia Universalis

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 4.99

    Le musée de l?Orangerie à Paris présente une exposition intitulée Frida Kahlo / Diego Rivera . L?art en fusion (9 octobre 2013 - 13 janvier 2014) dédiée à ces deux artistes, dont « l?histoire ? écrit J.M.G. Le Clézio dans l?essai qu?il leur a consacré... À PROPOS DE L?ENCYCLOPAEDIA UNIVERSALIS Reconnue mondialement pour la qualité et la fiabilité... more...

  • Buñuel and Mexicoby Ernesto R. Acevedo-Muñoz

    University of California Press 2003; US$ 85.00 US$ 68.00

    Though Luis Buñuel, one of the most important filmmakers of the twentieth century, spent his most productive years as a director in Mexico, film histories and criticism invariably pay little attention to his work during this period. The only book-length English-language study of Buñuel's Mexican films, this book is the first to explore a significant... more...