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Latin Spirit 365 Days
Latin Spirit 365 Days
by Danielle Follmi
Publisher Comments
Remarkable yearbook, the latest in the series, presenting the wise words of a leading personality in Latin American literature for every day of the year, accompanied by Olivier's beautiful, moving photographs of Latin America's people and places.... (read more)

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Past Present Peru W/CDs and DVDs
Past Present Peru W/CDs and DVDs
by John Cohen
Synopsis
John Cohen is a photographer, musician and filmmaker who has cultivated a fifty-year long fascination with the people, cultures and landscape of Peru. Cohen took his first photographs in Peru in 1956 and has returned many times since to continue... (read more)

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Oaxaca: The Spirit of Mexico
Oaxaca: The Spirit of Mexico
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"A riot of color and commotion, Oaxaca is Mexico at its most authentic and spontaneous."and#8212;Travel and Leisure Each year, a quarter million Americans visit the Mexican state of Oaxaca, an ancient land where indigenous, pre-Columbian, and colonial... (read more)

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Through the Eyes of the Condor: An Aerial Vision of Latin America
Through the Eyes of the Condor: An Aerial Vision of Latin America
by Robert B Haas
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A follow-up to the enormously successful "Through the Eyes of the Gods," this gorgeous new volume takes readers soaring above Latin America for a birds-eye view of magical, unreachable lands and exotic wildlife. 120 color photographs.... (read more)

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Revolucion!: Cuban Poster Art
Revolucion!: Cuban Poster Art
by Lincoln Cushing
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The poster was the popular art form in Cuba following the Cuban Revolution, when the government sponsored some 10,000 public posters on a fascinating range of cultural, social, and political themes. ¡Revolución!, produced with unprecedented access to... (read more)

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Pop Latino Plus
Pop Latino Plus
by Marcos Lopez
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Lucha libre heroes, religious figurines, truck drivers, favella-dwellers, custom cars, beauty queens, hippies, tabloids, sex toys, waiters, tourists, lovers and body builders: this over-the-top, super-colorful study of Latin pop culture is classic kitsch.... (read more)

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Oaxaca Celebration
Oaxaca Celebration
by Mary Jane Gagnier De Mendoza
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The author chronicles the festival cycle in Teotitlan, a Zapotec village located fifteen miles from the capitol city of Oaxaca. The fiestas here center on the complex art of hosting, whether for family gahterings or religious ceremonies that involves... (read more)

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Crossing the Water: A Photographic Path to the Afro-Cuban Spirit World
Crossing the Water: A Photographic Path to the Afro-Cuban Spirit World
by Claire Garoutte
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In the summer of 2000, two award-winning photographers, Claire Garoutte and Anneke Wambaugh, were researching Afro-Cuban religious practices in Santiago de Cuba, a city on the southeastern coast of Cuba. A chance encounter led them to the home of... (read more)

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The Day of the Dead
The Day of the Dead
by Denis Defibaugh
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The people of Oaxaca, Mexico, believe the souls of the dead, the antepasados, return every year for a twenty-four-hour visit. They are welcomed into their former homes with gaily decorated altars and offerings of food and gifts. Then they are escorted... (read more)

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Cuba Style: Graphics from the Golden Age of Design
Cuba Style: Graphics from the Golden Age of Design
by Steven Heller
Staff Pick
Heller's latest collection is a time capsule of Cuba as it was in its hey-day as a lively tropical resort colony for those in search of music, liquor, gambling and hot Cuban romance. Capturing the ideal golden days of their prosperous country, Cubano... (read more)

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Guatemala: Eternal Spring, Eternal Tyranny
Guatemala: Eternal Spring, Eternal Tyranny
by Jean Marie Simon
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For twenty years government repression in Guatemala has been the most insidious and the least acknowledged in the western hemisphere. Virtually every Guatemalan has lost friends, relatives, or colleagues. There have been some 100,000 killings and 40,000 "... (read more)

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Return of the Maya
Return of the Maya
by Thomas Hoepker
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After five hundred years of colonial suppression and a brutal civil war, the Maya in Guatemala finally have a chance to live in peace. Latin America's longest civil war ended on December 29, 1996, with a peace accord between the conservative government... (read more)

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Textura DOS: Buenos Aires Street Art
Textura DOS: Buenos Aires Street Art
by Guilherme Zauith
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Buenos Aires is the second largest city in South America. It should come as no surprise then that it boasts a sprawling and distinctive street art scene that reflects the civic pride of the porteños - the word used to refer to the city's citizens -... (read more)

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Witnesses of Time
Witnesses of Time
by Flor Garduno
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A new edition of the sought-after classic by this distinguished Mexican photographer Available now for the first time in English as a deluxe hardcover edition, Witnesses of Time collects Flor Garduño's remarkable pictures of the original America... (read more)

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Cuba
Cuba
by Martino Fagiuoli
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This volume, devoted to Cuba's natural treasures and its controversial history, encompasses the most extraordinary images of one of the planet's last natural paradises. The journey across Cuba shows the decaying beauty -- from its Baroque architecture... (read more)

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Estudio Cordero Archive: Bolivia 1900-1961
Estudio Cordero Archive: Bolivia 1900-1961
by Cordero
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The history of photography from Latin America has always lagged behind that of the rest of the world, leaving a gap in our understanding of the continent's fascinating recent history. "Estudio Cordero Archive offers the first and finest photographic... (read more)

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A Country for Children
A Country for Children
by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
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This exceptionally beautiful essay by the Colombian Nobel Prize-winning author is one of his most lucid and beautiful literary expressions. Originally written as a prologue to a "state of the nation" analysis recently published by a group of eminent... (read more)

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Sandro Miller: Imagine Cuba
Sandro Miller: Imagine Cuba
by Sandro Miller
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In the introduction to this volume, Chicago-based photographer Sandro Miller writes, The people of Cuba provided me with faces that told a million stories--stories of war, of love, of heartache and pain, of hard work and determination--faces beaten up by... (read more)

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Cuba: The Sights, Sounds, Flavors, and Faces
Cuba: The Sights, Sounds, Flavors, and Faces
by Francois Missen
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The people, architecture, cuisine, and natural beauty of Cuba come to life in this gorgeous, one-of-a-kind tribute to this fascinating island country This rich, visually stunning book gives a full and unprecedented look at the once forbidden island of... (read more)

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So That All Shall Know/Para Que Todos Lo Sepan: Photographs by Daniel Hern?ndez-Salazar [Fotograf?as Por Daniel Hern?ndez-Salazar]
So That All Shall Know/Para Que Todos Lo Sepan: Photographs by Daniel Hern?ndez-Salazar [Fotograf?as Por Daniel Hern?ndez-Salazar]
by D Hernandez Salazar
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Introduced by Nobel Peace Laureate Rigoberta Mench? Tum, So That All Shall Know is a moving testament to the horrors of genocide and the power of art to give voice to the silenced and presence to the disappeared.... (read more)

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