Mexican History, Culture and Art

History and photo books covering Mexican culture, history and art.



Villa: Soldier of the Mexican Revolution

Villa: Soldier of the Mexican Revolution

By Scheina, Robert
Price: $12.95


Starting with twenty-eight followers, Francisco Pancho Villa rose out of banditry to become a dynamic strategist who mastered the tactical use of a...more info

The Children of the Revolución

The Children of the Revolución

By Sosa, Lionel (editor); García, Neftalí
Price: $39.95


Between 1910 and 1929, the two decades that history defines as the Mexican Revolution, almost a million people left Mexico to escape the war’s...more info

Soldaderas in the Mexican Military: Myth and History

Soldaderas in the Mexican Military: Myth and History

By Salas, Elizabeth
Price: $25.00


Since pre-Columbian times, soldiering has been a traditional life experience for innumerable women in Mexico. Yet the many names given these women...more info

Ringside Seat to a Revolution

Ringside Seat to a Revolution

By Romo, David Dorado
Price: $26.95


Truly, the best seats in the house for watching the spectacle of the Mexican Revolution were located along the Rio Grande in El Paso, Texas and its...more info

Photographing the Mexican Revolution

Photographing the Mexican Revolution

By Mraz, John
Price: $45.00


The Mexican Revolution of 1910-1920 is among the world's most visually documented revolutions. Coinciding with the birth of filmmaking and the...more info

Pancho Villa: Strong Man of the Revolution

Pancho Villa: Strong Man of the Revolution

By Harris, Larry A.
Price: $9.95


Originally published as Pancho Villa and the Columbus Raid , Larry Harris' interpretation captures the life of Villa — as bandit, revolutionary, and...more info

Life and Times of Pancho Villa

Life and Times of Pancho Villa

By Katz, Friedrich
Price: $37.95


Alongside Moctezuma and Benito Juárez, Pancho Villa is probably the best-known figure in Mexican history. Villa legends pervade not only Mexico but...more info

Las Soldaderas: Women of the Mexican Revolution

Las Soldaderas: Women of the Mexican Revolution

By Poniatowska, Elena
Price: $12.95


The photographs of Las Soldaderas and Elena Poniatowska’s remarkable commentary rescue the women of the Mexican Revolution from the dust and oblivion...more info

Face of Pancho Villa

Face of Pancho Villa

By Katz, Friedrich
Price: $12.95


“There is no doubt that history is written by the victors,” spoke a eulogizer at Pancho Villa’s funeral, “but it is also true that legends are...more info

En Recuerdo de: The Dying Art of Mexican Cemeteries in the SW

En Recuerdo de: The Dying Art of Mexican Cemeteries in the SW

By Jordan, Bruce F.
Price: $29.95


From the back roads of New Mexico and out-of-the-way fields in southern Colorado to urban hinterlands in South Texas, photographer Bruce F. Jordan...more info


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