Stanford Univ Pr Books
Books editi da Stanford Univ Pr con argomento Church And State Mexico Tomaochic Government Resistance To Mexico Tomaochic History 19Th Century
The Power of God Against the Guns of Government
Vanderwood Paul J.
edizioni Stanford Univ Pr collana Stanford Univ Pr (Paperback), 1998
In the early 1890's, an armed rebellion fueled by religious fervor erupted over a wide area of northwestern Mexico. At the center of the outburst were a few hundred farmers from the village of Tomochic and a teenage folk saint named Teresa, who was ministering to thousands of people throughout the area. When the villagers...