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Deep Down Dark: The Untold Stories of 33 Men Buried in a Chilean Mine, and the Miracle That Set Them Free
Deep Down Dark: The Untold Stories of 33 Men Buried in a Chilean Mine, and the Miracle That Set Them Free
by Hector Tobar
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The exclusive, official story of the survival, faith, and family of Chile's thirty-three trapped miners. When the San José mine collapsed outside of Copiapó, Chile, in August 2010, it trapped thirty-three miners beneath thousands of feet of... (read more)

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Southern Tiger (12 Edition)
Southern Tiger (12 Edition)
by Lagos Ricardo
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Former Chilean president Ricardo Lagos provides a fascinating glimpse inside his country's meteoric rise on the world stage. A leader in the underground resistance movement against Augusto Pinochet and his Dirty War, Ricardo Lagos burst onto the national... (read more)

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Chile and the Nazis: From Hitler to Pinochet
Chile and the Nazis: From Hitler to Pinochet
by Graeme Mount
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After the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and Hitler's subsequent declaration of war upon the United States, Chile’s reluctance to sever diplomatic ties with Nazi Germany allowed Germany to maximize its opportunities there, influencing Chilean... (read more)

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My Invented Country
My Invented Country
by Isabel Allende
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Hailed by Salman Rushdie as "one of the most important voices coming out of Latin America," the best-selling author and human rights activist Ariel Dorfman delivers a memoir excavating for the first time his profound and provocative journey as an exile... (read more)

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Chile: The Legacy of Hispanic Capitalism (Latin American Histories)
Chile: The Legacy of Hispanic Capitalism (Latin American Histories)
by Brian Loveman
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The preeminent book on Chilean history, Chile: The Legacy of Hispanic Capitalism has been thoroughly updated throughout. Among its many new features are an analysis of the global developments in Chile during the last two decades; a new chapter that... (read more)

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Contested Communities: Class, Gender, and Politics in Chile's El Teniente Copper Mine, 1904-1951 (Comparative & International Working-Class History)
Contested Communities: Class, Gender, and Politics in Chile's El Teniente Copper Mine, 1904-1951 (Comparative & International Working-Class History)
by Thomas M Klubock
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In Contested Communities Thomas Miller Klubock analyzes the experiences of the El Teniente copper miners during the first fifty years of the twentieth century. Describing the everyday life and culture of the mining community, its impact on Chilean... (read more)

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Weavers of Revolution: The Yarur Workers and Chile's Road to Socialism
Weavers of Revolution: The Yarur Workers and Chile's Road to Socialism
by Peter Winn
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Weavers of Revolution is a major reinterpretation of the Salvador Allende era in Chile as well as a compelling drama of human triumph and tragedy that exemplifies "the new narrative history" at its authentic best. Unfolding a vivid story as seen through... (read more)

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Chile (Breakdown of Democratic Regimes)
Chile (Breakdown of Democratic Regimes)
by Arturo Valenzuela
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The fate of democratic governments throughout the world is a topic of growing concern. The crises of modern history, from the Machtergreifung by Hitler through the downfall of democracies. In a systematic review of the political experiences of Latin... (read more)

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Politics in Chile: Democracy, Authoritarianism, and the Search for Development
Politics in Chile: Democracy, Authoritarianism, and the Search for Development
by Lois Hecht Oppenheim
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In her historically grounded investigation of the dramatic political changes in Chile over the past thirty years, Lois Oppenheim focuses on identifying the dynamics of political conflict underlying this turbulent period. After a brief historical overview,... (read more)

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33 Men: Inside the Miraculous Survival and Dramatic Rescue of the Chilean Miners
33 Men: Inside the Miraculous Survival and Dramatic Rescue of the Chilean Miners
by Jonathan Franklin
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Award-winning journalist Jonathan Franklin chronicles the harrowing account of the 33 Chilean miners who were trapped underground for fourteen weeks in the fall of 2010. Franklin, with his renowned eye for detail and dialogue, captures the remarkable... (read more)

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Miracle in the Mine: One Man's Story of Strength and Survival in the Chilean Mines
Miracle in the Mine: One Man's Story of Strength and Survival in the Chilean Mines
by Jose Henriquez
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On October 13, 2010, millions of television viewers on five continents literally stopped everything to watch the amazing rescue of 33 men trapped underground in the mine of San Jose de Copiapo in northern Chile. What had seemed at first a hopeless... (read more)

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Times Gone by: Memoirs of a Man in Action (Library of Latin America)
Times Gone by: Memoirs of a Man in Action (Library of Latin America)
by Vicen Perez Rosales
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These memoirs trace the wild and adventurous life of Pérez Rosales from his childhood up to the 1860s. During that approximately half-century he saw and did more than a dozen ordinary men. At age eleven in Argentina he witnessed the executions of Luis... (read more)

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Marketing Democracy: Power & Social Movements in Post-Dict
Marketing Democracy: Power & Social Movements in Post-Dict
by Julia Paley
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Amid protests against the Pinochet regime, a group of poblaciand#243;n(shantytown) residents came together in 1984 to challenge poor health care in their community and to denounce military rule. How did their organization respond seven years later when... (read more)

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Buried Alive
Buried Alive
by Manuel Pino Toro
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On August 5, 2010, a tunnel in the gold and copper mine in the Atacama Desert in Chile collapsed, with all of its miners trapped underground. For days, the families waited breathlessly as percussion drills searched out signs of life. ... (read more)

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History of Chile (03 Edition)
History of Chile (03 Edition)
by John L. Rector
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Within Chile is the driest desert in the world, the highest mountain range in the hemisphere, temperate rainforests, and a piece of Antarctica. In all these areas Chileans have created unique communities and, together, a vibrant nation. Chile's history... (read more)

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Politics in Chile: Democracy, Authoritarianism & the Search for Development
Politics in Chile: Democracy, Authoritarianism & the Search for Development
by Lois Hech Oppenheim
About the Author
Lois Hecht Oppenheim is professor and chair of the Political Science Department at the University of Judaism College of Arts and Sciences.... (read more)

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Santiago's Children (08 Edition)
Santiago's Children (08 Edition)
by Reifenberg
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Unclear about his future career path, Steve Reifenberg found himself in the early 1980s working at a small orphanage in a poor neighborhood in Santiago, Chile, where a determined single woman was trying to create a stable home for a dozen or so children... (read more)

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Something Fierce: Memoirs of a Revolutionary Daughter
Something Fierce: Memoirs of a Revolutionary Daughter
by Carmen Aguirre
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The winner of CBC's Canada Reads 2012, Something Fierce by Carmen Aguirre, re-issued by Vintage Canada.       Six-year-old Carmen Aguirre fled to Canada with her family following General Augusto Pinochet's violent 1973 coup... (read more)

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Politics in Chile: Democracy, Authoritarianism, and the Search for Development
Politics in Chile: Democracy, Authoritarianism, and the Search for Development
by Lois Hecht Oppenheim
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In her historically grounded investigation of the dramatic political changes in Chile over the past thirty years, Lois Oppenheim focuses on identifying the dynamics of political conflict underlying this turbulent period. After a brief historical overview,... (read more)

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Democracy & Poverty in Chile: The Limits to Electoral Politics
Democracy & Poverty in Chile: The Limits to Electoral Politics
by James Petras
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The critical issues concerning the development of a substantial and enduring democracy in Chile are those of strengthening civil society, democratizing the permanent institutions of the state, and building an economy geared to satisfy effectively satisfy... (read more)

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