The library system is moving to a new mobile app! The current library mobile app will not be available after January 3, 2018. This only relates to the library’s mobile app (used on phones and tablets). You can still connect to the library through your desktop, laptop, or mobile device’s web browser at https://menlopark.bibliocommons.com/ Projected date for the new mobile app is February 1, 2018. We apologize for the inconvenience
Rebozo de aromas
[una saga que revela la vida íntima de México en el siglo XIX]
Baker & Taylor A family’s intimate portrait is woven into the social changes that took place between the first half of the 19th century and the Mexican Revolution.
A family’s intimate portrait is woven into the social changes that took place between the first half of the nineteenth century and the Mexican Revolution. Through a superbly executed combination of fiction, historical records and autobiographical elements, the author reconstructs her family tree achieving an intimate portrayal of their passions, secrets, joys and vicissitudes, while providing a vivid chronicle of the traditions, customs, dances, dresses, furniture, conflict, letters, parties, and gatherings of the time. Her tale begins when two peasants find her newborn great-grandfather on a riverbank and ends when her grandparents travel to Cuba escaping from the revolutionMaries.
Baker & Taylor Looks at the intimate life of a Mexican family from the middle of the nineteenth century through the beginning of the Mexican Revolution, in a novel based on the author's own family history.