• John Paxton
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


HISTORY. Mexico’s history falls into four epochs: the era of the Indian empires (before 1521), the Spanish colonial phase (1521–1810), the period of national formation (1810–1910), which includes the war of independence (1810–21) and the long presidency of Porfirio Diaz (1876–80, 1884–1911), and the present period which began with the social revolution of 1910–21 and is regarded by Mexicans as the period of social and national consolidation.

Estados Unidos Mexicanos


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Books of Reference

  1. Anuario Estadisiico de los Estados Unidos Mexicanos. Annual (latest issue 1965)Google Scholar
  2. Revista de Estadistica (Monthly); Revista de Economia (Monthly)Google Scholar
  3. Compendio Estadistico. Direction General de Estadistica. Mexico, 1962Google Scholar
  4. Banco de Mexico S.A., Annual report (latest, 42nd, 1964)Google Scholar
  5. Banco Nacional de Comercio Exterior. Comercio Exterior, monthly.—Mexico 1964. Annual (in Spanish or English)Google Scholar
  6. Bermudez, A. J., The Mexican National Petroleum Industry. Stanford Univ. Press, 1963Google Scholar
  7. Bulletin of the International Commission of Jurists, No. 24, Dec. 1965: Mexico, constitutional changes in the electoral system Google Scholar
  8. Cline, H. F., Mexico: Revolution to Evolution, 1940–60. R. Inst, of Int. Affairs, 1962Google Scholar
  9. Ker, A. M., Mexican Government Publications: A Guide, 1821–1936. Washington, 1940Google Scholar
  10. Nacional Financiera S.A. Informe Anual, 1964Google Scholar
  11. Parkes, H. B., A History of Mexico. Rev. ed Boston, 1950Google Scholar
  12. Peña, M. T. de la, El Pueblo y su Tierra. Mexico City, 1964Google Scholar
  13. Vernon, R., The Dilemma of Mexico’s Development: the roles of the private and public sectors. Harvard Univ. Press, 1963Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1972

Authors and Affiliations

  • John Paxton

There are no affiliations available

Personalised recommendations