A Concise History of Mexico
by Brian R Hamnett (9780521852845)

A Concise History of Mexico
 
Brian R Hamnett
Release Date: 04 May 2006
Format: Hardback
Pages: 373
Category: History Of The Americas
ISBN: 9780521852845
ISBN-10: 0521852846



The second edition of this accessible study of Mexico includes two new features, an examination of cultural developments since Independence from Spain in 1821 and a discussion of contemporary issues up to the time of publication. Several new plates with captions expand the thematic coverage in the book. The updated edition examines the administration of Vicente Fox, who came to power with the elections of 2000. The new sections reinforce the importance of Mexico's long and disparate history, from the Precolumbian era onwards, in shaping the country as it is today. This Concise History looks at Mexico from political, economic and cultural perspectives, and tackles controversial themes such as the impact of the Spanish Conquest and the struggle to establish an independent Mexico. A broad range of readers interested in the modern-day Americas should find here a helpful introduction to this vibrant and dynamic North-American society.

AUD $180.00

 This title is not held in stock & is ordered from suppliers, subject to availability.


View other Brian R Hamnett titles like "A Concise History of Mexico"



Write a customer review of A Concise History of Mexico.



If you like this title please tell others:

tell others

post to your Facebook wall post on Twitter post on Digg recommend to Stumbleupon bookmark on Delicious RSS feed send to a friend


Australian BookShop
Australian Bookshop. Established 2003
Search
Shopping Cart Customer Support


HolisticPage
International Online Store
of Inspiration
we ship everywhere
Australia Post
Australia Wide
.
Worldwide