Primera edición. - México, D.F. : Instituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia, 2016.
Book — 434 pages ; 23 cm.
Analyzes figure of renowned physician, political figure and writer (1831-1905), but who is less known than his contemporaries such as Manuel Altamirano, Vicente Riva Palacios and others. Characterizes his political and social ideas and reveals contributions of his historical writings, novels, articles, even military participation, to construction of nation. Standard historical political biography.