Judas at the Jockey Club and Other Episodes of Porfirian Mexico

By: BEEZLEY, William H.

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During the dictatorship of Porfirio Di;az, from 1876 to 1911, Mexico underwent modernization, producing a fierce struggle between the traditional and the new and exacerbating class antagonisms. William H. Beezley's absorbing social history of the Porfirian era, Judas at the Jockey Club, examines a broad range of topics from sports to technology as well as the traditional Easter-time Judas burnings that became a primary focus of the strife during these years. x, 181 p., [6] p. of plates : ill. ; 23 cm. Book is bright, clean and unmarked - still fresh & about 'as new'. Unclipped dustjacket is nearly similar. Weight, 411g.

Title: Judas at the Jockey Club and Other Episodes of Porfirian Mexico

Author Name: BEEZLEY, William H.

Categories: Social and Cultural History, Central & South America, Caribbean,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: U.S.A., University of Nebraska Press: 1987

ISBN Number: 0803211953

ISBN Number 13: 9780803211957

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: As New

Jacket Condition: About 'As New'

Type: Hardcover

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 037199

Keywords: JOCKEY CLUB MEXICO CITY SOCIAL LIFE PORFIURIO DIAZ