god and mr gomez Author:jack smith "The hilarious account of how the author and his wife learn that it takes God AND Mr. Gomez to build a vacation dream house in Baja California." — "Building a vacation dream house can be an experience. But it is doubtful whether anyone had the variety of bizarre adventures that beset Denny and Jack Smith when they decided to have a second house c... more »onstructed in Lower California on the Mexican side of the border....a hazardous and hilarious experience."« less
A great way to learn about Mexican culture. A must read if you are planning on buying and/or building in Mexico. Although it was written in 1975(?), gringo homeowners continue to encounter the same difficulties today. Although the setbacks frustrate Smith no end, it is these same setbacks that also endear Mexico and its people to Smith.