Prosperity is the measure or touchstone of virtue, for it is less difficult to bear misfortune than to remain uncorrupted by pleasure. — Tacitus

Young Folk's History of Mexico - Frederick Ober



This history of Mexico spends a good deal of time covering the history of the Ancient Mexicans, including the Aztecs and their predecessors, in great detail, before delving into the Spanish conquest, and its aftermath. The incidence covered include history up to about the turn of the 20th century, so ends near the beginning of the reign of Porfirio Diaz and does not include the Mexican Revolution of the 1920's.

[Book Cover] from History of Mexico by Frederick Ober
Cathedral, Mexico city
CATHEDRAL, MEXICO.


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