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Title Viva Mexico! Viva la independencia! : celebrations of September 16 / edited by William H. Beezley, David E. Lorey.

Imprint Wilmington, Del. : SR Books, c2001.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    972 VIV    Available
Description xviii, 261 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Latin American silhouettes : studies in history and culture
Latin American silhouettes.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Images of independence in the nineteenth century : the Grito de Dolores history and myth / Isabel Fernández Tejedo and Carmen Nava Nava -- The Junta Patriótica and the celebration of independence in Mexico City, 1825-1855 / Michael Costeloe -- The first independence celebrations in San Luis Potosí, 1824-1847 / Sergio Alejandro Cañedo Gamboa -- San Angel as the site of national festivals in the 1860s / Verónica Zárate Toscano -- Conservatives contest the meaning of independence, 1846-1855 / Javier Rodríguez Piña -- New celebrations of independence : Puebla (1869) and Mexico City (1883) / William B. Beezley -- The capital commemorates independence at the Turn of the Century / Nora Pérez-Rayón E. -- 1910 Mexico City / Mauricio Tenorio Trillo -- The 1921 Centennial Celebration of Mexico's independence / Elaine C. Lacy -- Postrevolutionary contexts for Independence Day : the "problem" of order and the invention of Revolution Day, 1920s-1940s / David E. Lorey.
Subject Independence Day (Mexico)
Mexico -- Social life and customs.
Mexico -- History -- Wars of Independence, 1810-1821 -- Centennial celebrations, etc.
Mexico -- History -- 19th century.
Mexico -- History -- 20th century.
Added Author Beezley, William H.
Lorey, David E.
ISBN 0842029141 (alk. paper)
084202915X (pbk. : alk. paper) : $21.95

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