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Mexico at the World's Fairs: Crafting a Modern Nation

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Mexico at the World's Fairs: Crafting a Modern Nation - Tenorio-Trillo, Mauricio
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This intriguing study of Mexico's participation in world's fairs from 1889 to 1929 explores Mexico's self-presentation at these fairs as a reflection of the country's drive toward nationalization and a modernized image. Mauricio Tenorio-Trillo contrasts Mexico's presence at the 1889 Paris fair-where its display was the largest and most expensive Mexico has ever mounted-with Mexico's presence after the 1910 Mexican Revolution at fairs in Rio de Janeiro in 1922 and Seville in 1929. Rather than seeing the revolution as a ...

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Mexico at the World's Fairs: Crafting a Modern Nation 2020, University of California Press, Berkerley

ISBN-13: 9780520301078

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Mexico at the World's Fairs: Crafting a Modern Nation 1996, University of California Press, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9780520202672

Hardcover