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Narcoland: The Mexican Drug Lords and Their Godfathers
Narcoland: The Mexican Drug Lords and Their Godfathers
by Anabel Hernandez
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Anabel Hernández is one of Mexico’s leading investigative journalists. She has worked on national dailies, including Reforma, Milenio, El Universal and its investigative supplement La Revista. She currently contributes to the online news... (read more)

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Zapata and the Mexican Revolution
Zapata and the Mexican Revolution
by John Womack
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"The best piece of narrative history that has been written about modern Latin America in any language."--Ernest R... (read more)

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El Narco: Inside Mexico's Criminal Insurgency
El Narco: Inside Mexico's Criminal Insurgency
by Ioan Grillo
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The world has watched, stunned, the bloodshed in Mexico. Forty thousand murdered since 2006; police chiefs shot within hours of taking office; mass graves comparable to those of civil wars; car bombs shattering storefronts; headless corpses heaped in... (read more)

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Juan the Chamula Juan Perez Jolote: Biografia de Un Tzotzil
Juan the Chamula Juan Perez Jolote: Biografia de Un Tzotzil
by Ricardo Pozas
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This book concerns an indigenous group of Tzotzil-speaking Indians living in the mountain highlands in the state of Chiapas in southern Mexico. It has been recognized as one of the most skillful handlings of Indian themes in Mexican literature.... (read more)

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Troublesome Border:
Troublesome Border:
by Oscar J Martinez
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“U.S. residents are largely unaware that Mexicans also view their northern border with concern, and at times even alarm. Border communities, such as Ciudad Juárez and Tijuana, have long been subjected to heavy criticism from Mexico City... (read more)

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Incidents of Travel in Yucatan, Vol. 1
Incidents of Travel in Yucatan, Vol. 1
by John Stephens
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Volume 1 of 2-volume set. Classic (1843) exploration of jungles of Yucatan, looking for evidences of Maya civilization. Extensive accounts of 44 Maya sites as well as of Yucatan folkways, manners, dress, ceremonies, amusements — all of which makes... (read more)

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Midnight in Mexico: A Reporter's Journey Through a Country's Descent Into Darkness
Midnight in Mexico: A Reporter's Journey Through a Country's Descent Into Darkness
by Alfredo Corchado
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A crusading Mexican-American journalist searches for justice and hope in an increasingly violent Mexico In the last decade, more than 100,000 people have been killed or disappeared in the Mexican drug war, and drug trafficking there is a multibillion... (read more)

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Amexica
Amexica
by Ed Vulliamy
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With a New Afterword In 2009, Ed Vulliamy traveled two thousand miles along the frontier from the Pacific coast to the Gulf of Mexico, and from Tijuana to Matamoros, a journey through a kaleidoscopic landscape of corruption and all-out civil war. He... (read more)

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Mexico Between Hitler and Roosevelt: Mexican Foreign Relations in the Age of Lazaro Cardenas, 1934-1940
Mexico Between Hitler and Roosevelt: Mexican Foreign Relations in the Age of Lazaro Cardenas, 1934-1940
by Friedrich E Schuler
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Mexico's relationship with the world during the 1930s is revealed as a fascinating series of calculated responses to domestic political changes and international economic shifts.... (read more)

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Villa and Zapata: A History of the Mexican Revolution
Villa and Zapata: A History of the Mexican Revolution
by Frank Mclynn
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Recounting the decade of bloody events that followed the eruption of the Mexican Revolution in 1910, Villa and Zapata explores the regional, international, cultural, racial, and economic strife that made the rebels Francisco (Pancho) Villa and Emiliano... (read more)

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Cantinflas and the Chaos of Mexican Modernity (Latin American Silhouettes)
Cantinflas and the Chaos of Mexican Modernity (Latin American Silhouettes)
by Jeffrey M Pilcher
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Cantinflas and the Chaos of Mexican Modernity is a revealing probe into the life and times of Mario Moreno, Latin America's most famous film star from the 1940s to the 1970s. This book helps to illuminate the social and cultural history of twentieth... (read more)

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Dreamland: The Way Out of Juarez
Dreamland: The Way Out of Juarez
by Charles Bowden
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In a nice Mexican bar, the air now cool, the glare gone briefly, a glass in hand, calm, yes calm, music from speakers . . . a soothing music, and the eyes of everyone in the place seem peaceful, the bartender a smile . . . it is safe but then, the... (read more)

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Midnight in Mexico: A Reporter's Journey Through a Country's Descent Into Darkness
Midnight in Mexico: A Reporter's Journey Through a Country's Descent Into Darkness
by Alfredo Corchado
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A crusading Mexican-American journalist searches for justice and hope in an increasingly violent Mexico In the last decade, more than 100,000 people have been killed or disappeared in the Mexican drug war, and drug trafficking there is a multibillion... (read more)

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The Labyrinth of Solitude
The Labyrinth of Solitude
by Octavio Paz
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Octavio Paz has long been acknowledged as Mexico's foremost writer and critic. In this international classic, Paz has written one of the most enduring and powerful works ever created on Mexico and its people, character, and culture. Compared to Ortega y... (read more)

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Bulletproof Vest: The Ballad of an Outlaw and His Daughter
Bulletproof Vest: The Ballad of an Outlaw and His Daughter
by Maria Venegas
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The haunting story of a daughters struggle to confront her father's turbulent—and often violent—legacy After a fourteen-year estrangement, Maria Venegas returns to Mexico from the United States to visit her father, who is living in... (read more)

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The Oxford History of Mexico
The Oxford History of Mexico
by William Beezley
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The Oxford History of Mexico is a narrative history of the events, institutions and characters that have shaped Mexican history from the reign of the Aztecs through the twenty-first century. When the hardcover edition released in 2000, it was praised for... (read more)

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Conquest: Cortes, Montezuma, and the Fall of Old Mexico
Conquest: Cortes, Montezuma, and the Fall of Old Mexico
by Hugh Thomas
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andlt;Bandgt;THE UNPARALLELED HISTORY OF THE FALL OF OLD MEXICOandlt;/Bandgt; andlt;BRandgt; Drawing on newly discovered sources and writing with brilliance, drama, and profound historical insight, Hugh Thomas presents an engrossing narrative of one of... (read more)

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Places Left Unfinished at the Time of Creation
Places Left Unfinished at the Time of Creation
by John Phillip Santos
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Finalist for the National Book Award! In this beautifully wrought memoir, award-winning writer John Philip Santos weaves together dream fragments, family remembrances, and Chicano mythology, reaching back into time and place to blend the story of one... (read more)

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Day of the Dead
Day of the Dead
by Kitty Williams
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The Day of the Dead Celebration is the most important holiday of the year in Mexico and parts of the American Southwest, a joyful time when families remember their dead. Day of the Dead provides a colorful look at the iconic folk art and family... (read more)

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God's Middle Finger: Into the Lawless Heart of the Sierra Madre
God's Middle Finger: Into the Lawless Heart of the Sierra Madre
by Richard Grant
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Twenty miles south of the Arizona-Mexico border, the rugged, beautiful Sierra Madre mountains begin their dramatic ascent. Almost 900 miles long, the range climbs to nearly 11,000 feet and boasts several canyons deeper than the Grand Canyon. The rules of... (read more)

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