Summer Reading B2G1 Free
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores

Latin America
Sale Books

There are 46 books in this aisle.
Browse the aisle by Title | by Author | by Price
See recently arrived used books in this aisle.

Featured Titles in Latin America - Sale Books
Page 2 of 3 next

World of Music #1: Latin America
World of Music #1: Latin America
by Andrew Solway
Synopsis
Take a comprehensive look at the musical styles and instruments of Mexico and the countries of Central and South America, as well as the islands of the Caribbean. Discuss how the music of other cultures and countries influenced the regions music and vice... (read more)

List Price $32.00
Your price: $5.50
Sale - Hardcover

add to wish list


On Becoming Cuban: Identity, Nationality, and Culture (H. Eugene and Lillian Youngs Lehman)
On Becoming Cuban: Identity, Nationality, and Culture (H. Eugene and Lillian Youngs Lehman)
by Louis A Perez
Publisher Comments
Perez is one of the pioneers who tenaciously continued to work on Cuba despite the obstacles posed by both Washington and Havana. On Becoming Cuban is a roving exploration . . . --New York Times Perez's book provides a masterly narrative supported by... (read more)

List Price $40.25
Your price: $12.98
Sale - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Shadow Catcher: A U.S. Agent Infiltrates Mexico's Deadly Crime Cartels
The Shadow Catcher: A U.S. Agent Infiltrates Mexico's Deadly Crime Cartels
by Hipolito Acosta
Publisher Comments
Living under an assumed identity and risking his life were all in a dayand#8217;s work for U.S. Government Agent Hipolito Acosta. He worked regularly in high-stakes undercover operations infiltrating Mexicoand#8217;s murderous immigrant smuggling rings... (read more)

List Price $24.99
Your price: $17.50
Sale - Hardcover

add to wish list


Forgotten Continent: The Battle for Latin America's Soul
Forgotten Continent: The Battle for Latin America's Soul
by Michael Reid
About the Author
Michael Reid is editor of the Americas section of the Economist. Previously based in Brazil, Mexico, and Peru, he has traveled throughout Latin America and reported for the BBC, the Guardian, and the Economist since 1982.... (read more)

List Price $26.00
Your price: $10.95
Sale - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Mexico: Democracy Interrupted
Mexico: Democracy Interrupted
by Jo Tuckman
Publisher Comments
Organized Crime in Mexico takes a hard look at the dire implications of the pervasive and powerful criminal enterprises in northern Mexico, comparing and contrasting the present threat to past issues, including drug and human smuggling during the latter... (read more)

List Price $38.00
Your price: $17.50
Sale - Hardcover

add to wish list


Morality and Society #1: Democracy in Latin America, 1760-1900: Volume 1, Civic Selfhood and Public Life in Mexico and Peru
Morality and Society #1: Democracy in Latin America, 1760-1900: Volume 1, Civic Selfhood and Public Life in Mexico and Peru
by Carlos A Forment
Publisher Comments
Carlos Forment's aim in this highly ambitious work is to write the book that Tocqueville would have written had he traveled to Latin America instead of the United States. Drawing on an astonishing level of research, Forment pored over countless... (read more)

List Price $30.00
Your price: $14.95
Sale - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Sugar King of Havana: The Rise and Fall of Julio Lobo, Cuba's Last Tycoon
The Sugar King of Havana: The Rise and Fall of Julio Lobo, Cuba's Last Tycoon
by John Paul Rathbone
Publisher Comments
"Fascinating...A richly detailed portrait." -Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times Known in his day as the King of Sugar, Julio Lobo was the wealthiest man in prerevolutionary Cuba. He had a life fit for Hollywood: he barely survived both a gangland... (read more)

List Price $16.00
Your price: $7.98
Sale - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Farewell, Fred Voodoo: A Letter from Haiti
Farewell, Fred Voodoo: A Letter from Haiti
by Amy Wilentz
Publisher Comments
Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for Autobiography, this is a brilliant writer’s account of a long, painful, ecstatic—and unreciprocated—affair with a country that has long fascinated the world. A foreign correspondent... (read more)

List Price $16.00
Your price: $7.98
Sale - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Broken Spears: The Aztec Account of the Conquest of Mexico
The Broken Spears: The Aztec Account of the Conquest of Mexico
by Migue Leon Portillo
Publisher Comments
US... (read more)

List Price $20.00
Your price: $9.98
Sale - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Out of Captivity: Surviving 1,967 Days in the Colombian Jungle
Out of Captivity: Surviving 1,967 Days in the Colombian Jungle
by Marc Gonsalves
Publisher Comments
“A Sliver of Light weaves a spellbinding tale of hard-won survival at the intersection of courage and love — the love of friends struggling to support one another in wretched circumstances, the unyielding bedrock of mothers' love for... (read more)

List Price $15.99
Your price: $7.98
Sale - Trade Paper

add to wish list


My Name Is Victoria: The Extraordinary Story of One Woman's Struggle to Reclaim Her True Identity
My Name Is Victoria: The Extraordinary Story of One Woman's Struggle to Reclaim Her True Identity
by Victoria Donda
Publisher Comments
Argentina’s coup d’état in 1976 led to one of the bloodiest dictatorships in its history—thirty thousand people were abducted, tortured, and subsequently “disappeared.” And hundreds of babies born to pregnant... (read more)

List Price $15.95
Your price: $7.98
Sale - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Brazil: The Fortunes of War: World War II and the Making of Modern Brazil
Brazil: The Fortunes of War: World War II and the Making of Modern Brazil
by Neill Lochery
Publisher Comments
When World War II erupted in 1939, Brazil seemed a world away. Lush, remote, and underdeveloped, the country and its capital of Rio de Janeiro lured international travelers seeking a respite from the drums of the war. “Rio: at the end of... (read more)

List Price $29.99
Your price: $15.98
Sale - Hardcover

add to wish list


What If Latin America Ruled the World?: How the South Will Take the North Through the 21st Century
What If Latin America Ruled the World?: How the South Will Take the North Through the 21st Century
by Oscar Guardiola Rivera
Publisher Comments
For most Westerners, Latin America is the junior partner of the New World, an underdeveloped sibling to the United States and Canada. In his provocative and powerful book, Oscar Guardiola-Rivera shows how Latin America and its people are making their... (read more)

List Price $18.00
Your price: $9.98
Sale - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The New Latin American Left: Utopia Reborn (Transnational Institute)
The New Latin American Left: Utopia Reborn (Transnational Institute)
by Patrick Barrett
Publisher Comments
This collection explores the ideologies and workings of Latin America's thriving progressive political parties and social movements. From those in power to those opposing power, experts survey the scene in Venezuela, Bolivia, Brazil, Mexico, Argentina... (read more)

List Price $45.75
Your price: $14.98
Sale - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Haiti After the Earthquake
Haiti After the Earthquake
by Paul Farmer
Publisher Comments
“Paul Farmer, doctor and aid worker, offers an inspiring insiders view of the relief effort.”—Financial Times “The books greatest strength lies in its depiction of the post-quake chaos… In the books more analytical sections the... (read more)

List Price $16.99
Your price: $11.95
Sale - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Revolucion!: Cuban Poster Art
Revolucion!: Cuban Poster Art
by Lincoln Cushing
Book News Annotation
Cusing (a librarian with the U. of California's Institute of Industrial Relations) presents 150 color reproductions of Cuban political posters, vibrant in their diversity of visual style. The posters address issues such as solidarity with South... (read more)

List Price $19.95
Your price: $9.98
Sale - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Hunting Che: How A U.S. Special Forces Team Helped Capture the World's Most Famous Revolutionary
Hunting Che: How A U.S. Special Forces Team Helped Capture the World's Most Famous Revolutionary
by Mitch Weiss
Publisher Comments
The hunt for Ernesto and#147;Cheand#8221; Guevera was one of the first successful U.S. Special Forces missions in history. Using government reports and documents, as well as eyewitness accounts, Hunting Che tells the untold story of how the infamous... (read more)

List Price $26.95
Your price: $10.98
Sale - Hardcover

add to wish list


Red Heat: Conspiracy, Murder, and the Cold War in the Caribbean
Red Heat: Conspiracy, Murder, and the Cold War in the Caribbean
by Alex Von Tunzelmann
Publisher Comments
From the New York Times Bestselling Author of Indian Summer During the presidencies of Eisenhower, Kennedy, and Johnson, the Caribbean was in crisis. While the United States and the Soviet Union acted out the worlds tensions on Cuba, Haiti, and the... (read more)

List Price $30.00
Your price: $7.98
Sale - Hardcover

add to wish list


Brazil: The Once and Future Country
Brazil: The Once and Future Country
by Marshall Eakin
Synopsis
The best one-volume introduction to the history, politics and culture of Brazil.... (read more)

List Price $22.00
Your price: $10.98
Sale - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Contentious Liberties: American Abolitionists in Post-Emancipation Jamaica, 1834-1866 (Race in the Atlantic World, 1700-1900)
Contentious Liberties: American Abolitionists in Post-Emancipation Jamaica, 1834-1866 (Race in the Atlantic World, 1700-1900)
by Gale L Kenny
Publisher Comments
The Oberlin College mission to Jamaica, begun in the 1830s, was an ambitious, and ultimately troubled, effort to use the example of emancipation in the British West Indies to advance the domestic agenda of American abolitionists. White Americans hoped to... (read more)

List Price $24.95
Your price: $12.50
Sale - Trade Paper

add to wish list


«prev 2 3 next»


Browse the entire aisle:
by Title | by Author | by Price
See recently arrived used books in this aisle.
There are 46 books in this aisle.

This way to more aisles in Latin America
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.