Mexico City

Mexico City

by Alejandro Rosas

Illustrated by Kevin Cuevas

Translated by Thomas McGowan Edwards and Andrea Gálvez de Aguinaga

A playfully illustrated history of Mexico City since 1521 to current day

While the history of Mexico dates back thousands of years, the story of Mexico City, the country’s capital, only dates to pre-Columbian times, with the founding of Tenochtitlan by the Mexica people in 1325. Tenochtitlan quickly became the most powerful city-state in the region, with a population of about two ...

  • Paperback
  • 9781595342829
  • Published: October 2023