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Distant neighbors

portrait of the Mexicans

by Alan Riding

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Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mexico -- Politics and government -- 1970-,
  • Mexico -- Economic conditions -- 1970-,
  • Mexico -- Social conditions -- 1970-

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAlan Riding.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21359603M
    ISBN 100394500059

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Are you an author. Learn about Author Central Cited by: Distant Neighbors book. Read 22 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A study of Mexico - political, social, cultural, economic - by a /5. "The letters are valuable for ecologists, students, and teachers of contemporary American literature and for those of us eager to know how these two distant neighbors networked, negotiated, and remained friends." ―San Francisco Chronicle "In Distant Neighbors, both Berry and Snyder come across as honest and open-hearted explorers.

There is an /5(26). Distant Neighbors: The Selected Letters of Wendell Berry and Gary Snyder is a collection of letters that spans forty years of friendship between two prolific writers who have each spent a lifetime living in harmony with the land in unusual and complementary ways/5.

A collection of letters chronicling two writers’ friendship and common interests in nature and faith. Wriglesworth (English/Univ. of Waterloo) has gathered nearly letters between Snyder and Berry, written sincewhen the two began corresponding, Snyder (Back on the Fire: Essays,etc.) writing from his home in Nevada City, Calif., and Berry from Port Royal, Ky.

Recurring themes. About Distant Neighbors. 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.

For twelve years, Alan Riding was the European cultural correspondent for the New York was previously bureau chief for the Times in Paris, Madrid, Rio de Janeiro, and Mexico City.

Riding is the author of And the Show Went On and Distant Neighbors: A Portrait of the lives in Paris with his wife, Marlise Simons, a writer for the s: 1. "Make no mistake: the melding and morphing of ideas that editor Chad Wriglesworth brings to the pages of Distant Neighbors will, for most readers, be the main appeal of the book.

But these small, more literally grounded concerns, the tiny details of a day spent in Henry County, Kentucky, or in the foothills of the Sierras, are shining threads Brand: Counterpoint Press. “Distant Neighbors: The U.S. and the Mexican Revolution” will tell the dynamic story of the complex and turbulent relationship between Mexico and the United States during the Mexican Revolution in both Spanish and English from the vantage point of the holdings of the largest library in the world, the Library of Congress.

Read Book Review: Distant Neighbors by Alan Riding. A study of Mexico - political, social, cultural, economic - by a journalist who was for the past 6 years the Distant Neighbors is an introduction to understand the culture from historical, economical, political and sociological perspective.I found it easy to read even that I'm a non /5(18).

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Distant neighbors by Alan Riding; 7 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Condiciones económicas, Condiciones sociales, Economic conditions, Mexico, Politics and government, Política y gobierno, Social conditions, Sociale.

Sure, "Distant Neighbors" is a bit dated at 16 years old, but it's still well worth reading first chapter is a lucid description of national character to rival Thucydides or de Tocqueville. Mexicans may object to Riding's stereotypes but he's dead-on 95% of the by:   Book Overview "The letters are valuable for ecologists, students, and teachers of contemporary American literature and for those of us eager to know how these two distant neighbors networked, negotiated, and remained friends."Author: Wendell Berry, Gary Snyder, Chad Wriglesworth.

"The letters are valuable for ecologists, students, and teachers of contemporary American literature and for those of us eager to know how these two distant neighbors networked, negotiated, and remained friends."&#; San Francisco Chronicle "In Distant Neighbors, Brand: Counterpoint Press.

"The letters are valuable for ecologists, students, and teachers of contemporary American literature and for those of us eager to know how these two distant neighbors networked, negotiated, and remained friends." --San Francisco Chronicle "In Distant Neighbors, both Berry and Snyder come across as honest and open-hearted explorers.

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Distant Neighbors A Portrait of the Mexicans. Alan Riding.2 Ratings; $; $; Publisher Description. 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.

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The title of Alan Riding’s book Distant Neighbors remains operative a quarter-century after it first appeared. This week, Barack Obama is going to a Mexico that few Americans understand or Author: Andrés Martinez.“In Distant Neighbors, both Berry and Snyder come across as honest and open-hearted explorers.

There is an overall sense that they possess a deep and questing wisdom, hard earned through land work, travel, writing, and spiritual exploration. He had just published his first book of essays, Earth House Hold.

A few years before, after a long. ''Opening Mexico'' is equal in ambition and scope to ''Distant Neighbors,'' the monumental account by Alan Riding, like Preston and Dillon a former Mexico correspondent for Author: Michele Wucker.