Latin America

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The Path Between the Seas

The Path Between the Seas

by David McCullough

Describes all the events and personalities involved in the monumental undertaking which precipitated revolution, scandal, economic crisis, and a new Central American republic Bibliography: p. 655-669.
Includes index.
I, Rigoberta Menchu

I, Rigoberta Menchu

by Rigoberta Menchu

Rigoberta Menchú received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1992 for her efforts to end the oppression of indigenous peoples in Guatemala.
Borderlands / La Frontera

Borderlands / La Frontera

by Gloria Anzaldua

Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-255)
Brazilian Adventure

Brazilian Adventure

by Peter Fleming

Brazilian Adventure is a book by Peter Fleming about his search for the lost Colonel Percy Fawcett in the Brazilian jungle. Fawcett along with his son and another companion had disappeared while searching for the Lost City of Z in 1925. Fleming was working as literary editor for The Times when he answered a small ad asking for volunteers to join an expedition to find out what had happened to Fawcett. The story of Fleming's 1932 expedition is told in Brazilian Adventure.
Open Veins Of Latin America

Open Veins Of Latin America

by Eduardo Galeano

Open Veins of Latin America: Five Centuries of the Pillage of a Continent (in Spanish Las venas abiertas de América Latina) is an essay written by Uruguayan journalist Eduardo Galeano in 1971.
Havana Nocturne

Havana Nocturne

by T J English

Includes bibliographical references and index.
Conquest

Conquest

by Hugh Thomas

Death Without Weeping

Death Without Weeping

by Nancy Scheper-Hughes

The Path Between the Seas

The Path Between the Seas

by David Willis McCullough

Lost City Of the Incas

Lost City Of the Incas

by Hiram Bingham

Path Between Seas

Path Between Seas

by David McCullough

The Rivers Ran East

The Rivers Ran East

by Leonard Clark

The Masters and The Slaves

The Masters and The Slaves

by Gilberto Freyre

New Worlds To Conquer

New Worlds To Conquer

by Richard Halliburton

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Aztecs

by Inga Clendinnen

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La Vida

by Oscar Lewis

Latin America Books & Ephemera

The Voice Of Latin America

The Voice Of Latin America

by Benton, William

Hispanoamerica en su nueva literatura

Hispanoamerica en su nueva literatura

by Couffon, Claude

Santander, Spain: La Isla de los Ratones, 1962. First Edition. Hardcover . Near Fine/Near Fine. 88 pages. 5 by 6-3/4 inches. Translated from the French, but there may not be a corresponding publication in French. The first half of the book is a survey of post-war Latin American literature; the second half collects interviews with Alejo Carpentier, Miguel Angel Asturias, Pablo Neruda, Elvio Romero, Jorge Icaza, Octavio Paz, and Carlos Fuentes. Couffon, a translator and literary critic with an interest... Read more
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$31.25
Encuentro de Intelectuales y Artistas en Defensa de la Humanidad. Caracas, Venezuela, 2 al 7 de diciembre de 2004

Encuentro de Intelectuales y Artistas en Defensa de la Humanidad. Caracas, Venezuela, 2 al 7 de diciembre de 2004

by Benedetti, Mario (poem). Ender cepeda (poster art)

Caracas: Encuentro Mundial de Intelectuales y Artistas en Defensa de la Humanidad, 2004. Poster . Near Fine. Poster, 35 x 20.5 inches. Mario Benedetti (1920-2009) was a Uruguayan poet and writer and one of the most influential Latin American writers in the latter half of the 20th century. His poster poem 'Senas del Che' was composed in Havana in 1967, the year of Che's death. Ender Cepeda (b. 1945) is a Venazuelan artist. Text in Spanish. Near fine dramatic poster.
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$125.00
The Postmodernism Debate in Latin America

The Postmodernism Debate in Latin America

by Beverly, John; Michael Aronna; and Jose Oviedo (editors)

Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1995. First Edition. Trade Paperback . Near Fine. 322 pages. First edition (first printing). A near fine copy in wrappers (paperback).
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$12.50
Dominican diary (A Dell book 2097)

Dominican diary (A Dell book 2097)

by Tad Szulc

Dell Pub. Co, 1966. Paperback. Good. 1966. 320 pages. Pictorial paper cover. Pages and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues present such as mild cracking, light foxing, tanning and thumb marking. Overall a good condition item. Paper cover has mild edge wear with light rubbing and creasing. Some light marking and sunning.
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£7.86
The Forgotten Colony: A History of the English Speaking Communities in Argentina

The Forgotten Colony: A History of the English Speaking Communities in Argentina

by Graham-Yooll, Andrew

London: Hutchinson, 1981. First Edition. Hardcover . Near Fine/Near Fine. 318 pages. 'The eventful story of the British in Argentina--from the isolated traditional Welsh communities in Patagonia to the chic social world of the Buenos Aires Harrods and the Hurlingham Club, which is probably more British than the British ever were...'--dust jacket. An uncommon and much sought-after book by a noted journalist who grew up in Argentina but had to leave when his reporting about the dictatorship grew too... Read more
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$75.00
Homenaje a Agustin Yanez: Variaciones interpretativas en torno a sua obra

Homenaje a Agustin Yanez: Variaciones interpretativas en torno a sua obra

by Giacoman, Helmy F

Long Island City, NY: Anaya - Las Americas, 1973. First Edition. Hardcover . Near Fine/Near Fine. 344 pages. First edition (first printing). Near fine in a near fine dust jacket. Inscribed by Yanez on the half-title page.
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$31.25
Diccionario histórico, biográfico y bibliográfico de Chile 1800-1931. [Five Volumes in Four]

Diccionario histórico, biográfico y bibliográfico de Chile 1800-1931. [Five Volumes in Four]

by Figueroa, Virgilio

Santiago de Chile: Imprenta y litografia "La Ilustracion", Balcells (Vol. IV), 1931. First edition. Cloth with gilt titles, marble endpapers. Spine ends chipped, front hinges starting, one volume scuffed at joints, one torn along joints, one with backstrip tender; leaves browning, but clean and unmarked, and still a good solid set.. Illus. with b/w photos and reproductions. Sm. 4to. Volume I title: Diccionario historico y biografico de Chile 1800-1925. Arranged alphabetically by family name, then... Read more
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$400.00
La jirafa

La jirafa

by Arreola, Juan Jose

Mexico: Textos Infantiles, 1976. First Edition. Pamphlet . Near Fine. 12 pages. 5-3/4 by 5-3/8 inches. A section of Arreola's Bestiario issued for children with illustrations by Jose Antonio Baz N. Uncommon. Not in OCLC. First edition (first printing). A near fine copy in wrappers (paperback).
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$31.25
Open Veins of Latin America: Five Centuries of the Pillage of a Continent

Open Veins of Latin America: Five Centuries of the Pillage of a Continent

by Eduardo Galeano

1997-04-08. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May be re-issue. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$372.90
The Rivers Ran East

The Rivers Ran East

by Leonard Clark

London: Hutchinson, 1954. Long out of print, this is a riveting firsthand account of Leonard Clark s search for the legendary lost Seven Cities of Cibola reputedly home to enormous reserves of gold in the rain forest east of the Peruvian Andes. A former U.S. Army intelligence officer, Clark is joined on his expedition by Inez Pokorny, a gutsy, multilingual female explorer. Their treacherous journey includes encounters with head-hunting Jivaro Indians, man-eating jaguars, 40-foot-long anacondas, poisonous... Read more
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€20.00
Informes de la Comision Exploradora de la Sierra de Imataca y de la Gran  Sabana e Informe preliminar de la Region sur del Departamento Antonio  Diaz, Territorio Federal Delta Amacuro.

Informes de la Comision Exploradora de la Sierra de Imataca y de la Gran Sabana e Informe preliminar de la Region sur del Departamento Antonio Diaz, Territorio Federal Delta Amacuro.

by Venezuela. Ministerio de Fomento. Guillermo Zuloaga

Original wraps bound in handsome half green polished calf. Many photgraphs, folding charts and large folding maps. 415 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. .
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$410.00
The National Geographic Magazine, Volume 125, Number 2 (February 1964)

The National Geographic Magazine, Volume 125, Number 2 (February 1964)

by Grosvenor, Melville Bell (ed.); Osborne, Douglas; Bianchi, Peter V.; Belknap, William Jr.; Weaver, Kenneth F.; Littlehales, Bates; Johnson, Lyndon B.; Allen , Robert Porter; Truslow, Frederick Kent

Washington: National Geographic Society, 1964. Soft Cover. Very Good with no dust jacket. Folded map supplement, Northwestern South America, is present. Sound binding. Wrappers are yellow and white with light shelf wear and some minor tearing at spine. Pages clean, bright. ; Contents: Osborne and Bianchi, Wetherill Mesa yields secrets of the cliff dwellers. Belknap, 20th-century Indians preserve cliff dwellers' customs. Weaver and Littlehales, The five worlds of Peru. Johnson, Friendly frlight... Read more
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$24.00
Ensaios de Antropologia Brasiliana

Ensaios de Antropologia Brasiliana

by Roquette-Pinto, Edgar

São Paulo: Companhia Editora Nacional, 1978. Second Edition. Softcover. Very Good with no dust jacket. Second Edition. Book is in the Portuguese language. Sound binding. Clean, off-white pages. Wraps have light handling wear. Sixteen essays on social anthropology and ethnology by the author. ; Brasiliana; Vol. 22; 8.25" tall; 122 pages.
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$16.00
Brennende Erde

Brennende Erde

by Tepp, Max

Buenos Aires: Die Umwelt, 1940. Hardcover . Very Good/Very Good. 197 pages. In the Die Umwelt des Auslandsdeutschen in Sudamerika series, books published for Germans living abroad in South America. Fourth printing. Very good in a very good dust jacket.
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$15.63
GENDER, PRACTICE AND FAITH IN NICARAGUA: Constructing the Popular and Making 'Common Sense'

GENDER, PRACTICE AND FAITH IN NICARAGUA: Constructing the Popular and Making 'Common Sense'

by Stephanie Linkogle

Aldershot: Avebury, 1996. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 265p. A glossy hardcover book in fine condition, apart from a light red pen streak on the back cover. Clean and tight. Explores issues of political consciousness in Nicaragua through the lens of religious discourse.
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$10.00
Path of Nicaragua

Path of Nicaragua

Managua: Departamento de Propaganda/Educacion Politica del FSLN, 1973. Trade Paperback . Very Good. 15 posters, 21 x 16 inches, with B/W photographic illustrations with accompanying text. Posters celebrate the success of the Sandinista revolution and ask for international support to further their political and social goals. Posters are folded in half. First edition (first printing). Posters are very good plus with minor edge wear.
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$75.00
Defiant Again : Indigenous Peoples and Latin American Security (McNair Paper 53)

Defiant Again : Indigenous Peoples and Latin American Security (McNair Paper 53)

by Donna Lee Van Cott

Washington, DC: Institute for National Strategic Studies, National Defense University. October 1996. Paperback. Fine. Interior pristine. Binding square, tight and uncreased. Slight shelfwear to covers. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. iii + 95 pages. Explores the complex nexus of security issues that the governments of Latin America and the indigenous communities of the region faced at the end of the 20th century. A better understanding of security issues from the perspective of... Read more
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$12.20
Ancient Chalcatzingo (Texas Pan American Series)

Ancient Chalcatzingo (Texas Pan American Series)

by Grove, David C. (editor)

Austin: Univ of Texas Press, 1987. First Edition. Hardcover . Near Fine/Near Fine. 571 pages. 8-3/4 by 11-1/4 inches. Documents the archaeological research at the Central American site and its bas-relief rock art dating to 700-500 B. C. Illustrated in black-and-white. First edition (first printing). Near fine in a dust jacket with a few tiny closed tears at the spine head and spine a touch faded, thus near fine. A large, heavy book.
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$31.25
Pre-Columbian Cities

Pre-Columbian Cities

by HARDOY, Jorge E

New York: Walker and Company, 1973. Hardcover. Very Good. First American edition. Small quarto. 602pp. Very good in similar dustwrapper. Small pencil notations on some pages. Spine ends bumped. Tears on dustwrapper spine head. Illustrated with black and white photographs.
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$20.00
A Chapter of Our National Dishonor

A Chapter of Our National Dishonor

by Chamberlain, Leander T

London: Wertheimer, Lea & Co., 1912. Trade Paperback . Very Good. 64 pages. Reprinted from the National Review. The author criticizes the rather underhanded machinations of the US government to secure rights to the Panama Canal. Very good in wrappers (paperback).
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$25.00
Bacardi and the Long Fight for Cuba: The Biography of a Cause

Bacardi and the Long Fight for Cuba: The Biography of a Cause

by Tom Gjelten

2008-08-01. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May be re-issue. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$136.32
Cuadros de la Naturaleza: Los paisajes fisonomicos de Albert Berg

Cuadros de la Naturaleza: Los paisajes fisonomicos de Albert Berg

by (Berg, Albert) Antei, Giorgio

Bogata: Castiglione del Terziere, 1998. First Edition. Hardcover . Near Fine. 79 pages plus portfolio of 13 full-page loose facsimile plates in separate paper folder. Facsimile reproduction of 1854 German Dusseldorf edition. Numerous B/W and color illustration in text. Commentary by Antei in Spanish. German text for foreword and plate descriptions of Dusseldorf edition. 16.25 x 10.5 inches. First edition (first printing). Limited edition, #121 of unknown number of copies. Near fine in decorated black... Read more
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$150.00
Hornacinas: Stories of Niches and Corners of Mexico City

Hornacinas: Stories of Niches and Corners of Mexico City

by Dorothy N. Stewart

Mexico: (Editorial 'Cultura'0, 1933. First Edition. Trade Paperback . Very Good. 167 pages. Text and black-and-white illustrations by the author. Limited edition. Hornacinas, or niches, are architectural features, oven-shaped, usually with an image of a saint filling the niche. Maps provide a guide to the hornacinas. 12 x 8.5 inches. First edition. Limited edition, #34/100 copies imported into the United States, of total edition of 1000. Very good in wrappers (paperback). Parts of glassine... Read more
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$43.75
La Malinche in Mexican Literature: From History to Myth

La Malinche in Mexican Literature: From History to Myth

by Sandra Messinger Cypess

Austin: University of Texas Press, 1992. First Edition. Hardcover . Near Fine/Near Fine. 239 pages. First edition (first printing). Near fine in a near fine dust jacket.
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$18.75
INSIDE LATIN AMERICA

INSIDE LATIN AMERICA

by Gunther, John

New York: Harper & Brothers. 1941. BOMC Book-Of-the-Month-Club. Hardcover. Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket. Flaps clipped on corners, book plate. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Original unclipped dust jacket protected by archival Brodart cover. All domestic orders shipped protected in a Box. .
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$39.95