Mexico comprises 32 diverse states, and this reference is the
first to succinctly profile each. Each chapter devoted to one of
the states provides a contemporary snapshot of the most important
information to know about the state, with essay sections on its
characteristics, flora and fauna, cultural groups and languages,
history, economy, social customs, arts, noteworthy places, and
cuisine with representative recipes. Familiar and noteworthy names
in Mexican culture are highlighted in the applicable sections. The
format is perfect for students studying Spanish and travelers and
general readers wanting a different angle from that provided in
guidebooks and more authoritativeness than they can offer. Readers
learn about the pulsing metropolis of Mexico City to the jungle
isolation found in the Yucatan Peninsula.
Considering the huge political, social, and economic focus on
Mexico and the number of Mexican immigrants in the United Status
today, Americans need to know more about Mexico and the homeland of
these new immigrants. Make this one of the sources you recommend to
your patrons to get a quick yet substantial feel for the states and
their people. A map and photo accompany each chapter, and the
volume contains a chronology, glossary, and selected
Is the information for this product incomplete, wrong or inappropriate?
Let us know about it.
Does this product have an incorrect or missing image?
Send us a new image.
Is this product missing categories?
Add more categories.
Review This Product
No reviews yet - be the first to create one!