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Dictionary of Mexican Rulers, 1325-1997

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This user-friendly reference dictionary provides a quick guide to those who have governed Mexico from 1325 to 1997. It covers all rulers from the Aztec Empire to the current president, Ernesto Zedillo. The book provides an objective portrait of the political leadership and describes the circumstances surrounding major events. Arranged chronologically, with a glossary, appendixes, and name index, the book includes four main chapters—The Aztec Empire, The Conquest and Viceroyalty, From Independence to the DÍaz Dictatorship, and Revolution and Modern Mexico. Each chapter opens with a brief characterization of the period.

A practical guide to Mexico's long and complicated history, this book contains short biographical entries on each of the country's 185 rulers. Entries describe the main accomplishments and failures of each tenure. The book also includes an appendix describing Mexico's main plans, treaties, conspiracies, and constitutions.

Book News Annotation:

A reference on groups that have governed Mexico from 1325 to 1997, with sections on the Aztecs, the colonial period, the period between the War of Independence and the Diaz dictatorship, and the modern period from 1910 to 1997. Each section opens with a brief overview, followed by entries on each ruler's accomplishments and failures. Includes a glossary, a chronology, and lists of acronyms, political parties, and documents. Useful for students and researchers.
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Synopsis:

This user-friendly reference dictionary provides a quick guide to those who have governed Mexico from 1325 to 1997. It covers all rulers from the Aztec Empire to the current president, Ernesto Zedillo. The book provides an objective portrait of the political leadership and describes the circumstances surrounding major events. Arranged chronologically, with a glossary, appendixes, and name index, the book includes four main chapters--The Aztec Empire, The Conquest and Viceroyalty, From Independence to the Diaz Dictatorship, and Revolution and Modern Mexico. Each chapter opens with a brief characterization of the period. A practical guide to Mexico's long and complicated history, this book contains short biographical entries on each of the country's 185 rulers. Entries describe the main accomplishments and failures of each tenure. The book also includes an appendix describing Mexico's main plans, treaties, conspiracies, and constitutions.

Synopsis:

A user-friendly guide to Mexican rulers from the Aztec Empire to President Ernesto Zedillo.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [175]-178) and index.

About the Author

JUANA VAZQUEZ-GOMEZ is a freelance writer for publications such as the Los Angeles Times and LATINA Magazine and runs a translation service.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780313300493
Author:
Vazquez-Gomez, Juana
Publisher:
Greenwood Press
Author:
Vazquez-Gomez, Juana
Location:
Westport, Conn. :
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Mexico
Subject:
Latin america
Subject:
Heads of state
Subject:
Mexico History Chronology.
Subject:
Spouses of heads of state.
Subject:
Spouses of heads of state -- Mexico -- Biography -- Dictionaries.
Subject:
Latin America - General
Subject:
Latin America - Mexico
Subject:
Heads of state - Mexico - Biography -
Subject:
Spouses of heads of state - Mexico -
Subject:
Western Civilization-Historical Reference
Series Volume:
no. 2
Publication Date:
19971031
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
208
Dimensions:
9.21x6.14x.50 in. 1.03 lbs.

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Product details 208 pages Greenwood Press (CT) - English 9780313300493 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This user-friendly reference dictionary provides a quick guide to those who have governed Mexico from 1325 to 1997. It covers all rulers from the Aztec Empire to the current president, Ernesto Zedillo. The book provides an objective portrait of the political leadership and describes the circumstances surrounding major events. Arranged chronologically, with a glossary, appendixes, and name index, the book includes four main chapters--The Aztec Empire, The Conquest and Viceroyalty, From Independence to the Diaz Dictatorship, and Revolution and Modern Mexico. Each chapter opens with a brief characterization of the period. A practical guide to Mexico's long and complicated history, this book contains short biographical entries on each of the country's 185 rulers. Entries describe the main accomplishments and failures of each tenure. The book also includes an appendix describing Mexico's main plans, treaties, conspiracies, and constitutions.
"Synopsis" by , A user-friendly guide to Mexican rulers from the Aztec Empire to President Ernesto Zedillo.
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