An American Family in the Mexican Revolution

An American Family in the Mexican Revolution This memoir details the experiences of an American family caught in Revolutionary Mexico . Based on personal documents written by Richard Herr's older brother , the manuscript covers a ...

An American Family in the Mexican Revolution

This memoir details the experiences of an American family cuaght in Revolutionary Mexico. Based on personal documents written by Richard Herr's older brother, the manuscript covers a critical period in Mexican history, beginning during the Porfiriato and continuing through the 1920s.

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An American Family in the Mexican Revolution
Language: en
Pages: 263
Authors: Robert Woodmansee Herr, Richard Herr
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This memoir details the experiences of an American family cuaght in Revolutionary Mexico. Based on personal documents written by Richard Herr's older brother, the manuscript covers a critical period in Mexican history, beginning during the Porfiriato and continuing through the 1920s.
Plutarco Elías Calles and the Mexican Revolution
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Jürgen Buchenau
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-12-13 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

The only substantive study of Plutarco Elías Calles and the Mexican Revolution, this book traces the remarkable life story of a complex and little-understood, yet key figure in Mexico's history. Jürgen Buchenau draws on a rich array of archival evidence from Mexico, the United States, and Europe to explore Calles's
The Mexican Revolution, 1910-1940
Language: en
Pages: 319
Authors: Michael J. Gonzales
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-02-04 - Publisher: UNM Press

This judicious history of modern Mexico's revolutionary era will help all readers, and in particular students, understand the first great social uprising of the twentieth century. In 1911, land-hungry peasants united with discontented political elites to overthrow General Porfirio Díaz, who had ruled Mexico for three decades. Gonzales offers a
Revolution in the Street
Language: en
Pages: 239
Authors: Andrew Grant Wood
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

Winner of the 1999 Michael C. Meyer Manuscript Prize. This book examines the social protests of popular groups in urban Mexico during and after the Mexican Revolution and also shows how the revolution inspired women to become activists in these movements. Andrew Grant Wood's well-researched narrative focuses specifically on the
Mexico in the 1940s
Language: en
Pages: 408
Authors: Stephen R. Niblo
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-09-01 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

Attention to Mexico's history after 1940 stands in the shadow of the country's epic revolution of 1910-1923, and historians and scholars tend to bring their focus on Mexican history to a close with the end of the L_zaro C_rdenas presidency in 1940. Mexico in the 1940s: Modernity, Politics, and Corruption