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FORGING PEACE  The Challenge of Central America
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FORGING PEACE The Challenge of Central America

By Fagen, Richard R.

Blackwell Pub. Very Good+. 1987. First Edition. Softcover. 0631158588 . Pages clean and unmarked. Cover has light scuffing, light corner wear and a little fading to spine. Main topics: Toward a Solution to the Central American Crisis; Five Countries, Five Realities; An Alternative to U. S. Policy. (230os) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 160 pages .

$4.50

UNCLE SAM'S UNACCOMPLISHED DREAM
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UNCLE SAM'S UNACCOMPLISHED DREAM

By Imperatori, Angela Grau

Cuba: Casa Editora Abril. Very Good. 1997. First Edition. Softcover. 9592101280 . Very scarce title. Light edge & corner wear, creasing to cover, some corner curling, light soiling outer edge of pages. Internal pages are clean and unmarked. 95 pages. B/w illus. "The incredible and intriguing history of the United States' position as regards Cuba during the 19th century is tackled in this essay in a coherent, agreeable and integrated manner. " Author won the Julio Antonio Mella contest for this essay. (*lower shipping avail on this lighter book, osl) ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$15.95

MASKS, MUMMIES AND MAGICIANS
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MASKS, MUMMIES AND MAGICIANS

By Waisbard, Roger and Simone

Edinburgh & London: Oliver & Boyd. Good in Good dust jacket. 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. Ex-library book with usual ex-lib type markings. Light edge and corner wear, scuffing of jacket which is attached to book, moderate soiling outer edge of pages. Interior pages clean and tight. B/w photos. The authors describe the way of life of this culture which preceeded that of the Incas by 15 centuries, before its people were absorbed by the Incas or reduced to slavery. Discusses the discovery of an ancient Walla pyramid in Peru, the fascinating contents of that structure, and what they have told us about that ancient civilization. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall .

$12.95