The History of Mexico
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The History of Mexico

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This narrative history of Mexico through 1998 will readers understand the lively and sometimes turbulent history of our neighbor to the south. Surveying Mexico from the arrival of the first humans in the Western Hemisphere to current issues at the turn of the new century, this work dispels many of the stereotypes about Mexico, its history, and its people. The sweep of the...more
Paperback, 272 pages
Published January 15th 2005 by Palgrave Macmillan (first published March 28th 2000)
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Mike Horne
My table leader at the AP US History reading wrote this. The writing was OK; the audience is high school students. But I think everyone should have this much Mexican history under their belt.
Surprisingly non-tendentious account of Spanish (and British and French and U.S.) invasions and centuries of governmental corruption.
Easy reading and comprehensive. A good start for those who want to learn more about the country on our southern border.
Me encanta a Mexico! The book is a little dry and couldn't finish...perhaps I will return to it.
Brittany Sanford
All you ever wanted to know about Mexico is here in this book.
A good overview. If you are looking for more detail, look elsewhere.
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