A study of Mexico - political, social, cultural, economic - by a journalist who was for the past 6 years the NYT bureau chief in Mexico City. With portraits of Mexico's top leaders, about a nation whose stability is vital to our national well-being.
About the Author
Alan Riding, a journalist and writer, is the author of the bestselling book "Distant Neighbors" and coauthor of "Essential Shakespeare Handbook" and "Opera".
"A spectacular piece of work. Alan Riding has a rich under-standing of [Mexico]: anthropology, history, economics, politics, culture, and--not least--psychology."--Anthony Lewis