Publisher description for Massacre in Mexico / Elena Poniatowska ; translated from the Spanish by Helen R. Lane

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Now available in paper is Elena Poniatowska's gripping account of the massacre of student protesters by police at the 1968 Olympic Games, which Publishers Weekly claimed "makes the campus killings at Kent State and Jackson State in 1970 pale by comparison."

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Student movements -- Mexico -- Mexico City -- History -- 20th century.
Students -- Political activity -- Mexico -- Mexico City -- History -- 20th century.
Mexico -- Politics and government -- 1946-1970.