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The Path Between the Seas: The Creation of the Panama Canal, 1870-1914
The Path Between the Seas: The Creation of the Panama Canal, 1870-1914
by David McCullough
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Winner of the National Book Award From the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Truman, here is the national bestselling epic chronicle of the creation of the Panama Canal. In The Path Between the Seas, acclaimed historian David McCullough delivers a first... (read more)

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Mountains beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a Man Who Would Cure the World
Mountains beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a Man Who Would Cure the World
by Tracy Kidder
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Beautifully told, and entirely inspiring, Mountains Beyond Mountains is an exceptional look at the heroic life of Dr. Paul Farmer. Providing health care for hundreds of thousands in a remote, impoverished region of Haiti, Farmer's incomparable dedication... (read more)

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I, Rigoberta Menchu: An Indian Woman in Guatemala
I, Rigoberta Menchu: An Indian Woman in Guatemala
by Rigoberta Menchu
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Her story reflects the experiences common to many Indian communities in Latin America today. Rigoberta suffered gross injustice and hardship in her early life: her brother, father and mother were murdered by the Guatemalan military. She learned Spanish... (read more)

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Ma-Ana Es San Per-N: A Cultural History of Peron's Argentina (Latin American Silhouettes)
Ma-Ana Es San Per-N: A Cultural History of Peron's Argentina (Latin American Silhouettes)
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Concerned primarily with the formation of political culture, Plotkin (Universidad Nacional de Tres de Febrero, Argentina) explores the mechanisms of political consent (both active and passive) used by the authoritarian regime of Juan Domingo Pern to... (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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Friedrich E. Schuler is professor of history at Portland State University.... (read more)

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Fordlandia: The Rise and Fall of Henry Ford's Forgotten Jungle City
Fordlandia: The Rise and Fall of Henry Ford's Forgotten Jungle City
by Greg Grandin
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Finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award A New York Times Book Review Notable Book of the Year A Chicago Tribune Best Book of the Year A Boston Globe Best Book of the Year In 1927, Henry Ford, the richest man in the world, bought a tract of... (read more)

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Zapotec Science : Farming and Food in the Northern Sierra of Oaxaca (01 Edition)
Zapotec Science : Farming and Food in the Northern Sierra of Oaxaca (01 Edition)
by Roberto Gonzalez
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Sastun: One Woman's Apprenticeship with a Maya Healer and Their Efforts to Save the Vani
Sastun: One Woman's Apprenticeship with a Maya Healer and Their Efforts to Save the Vani
by Rosita Arvigo
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Rosita Arvigo was born in Chicago and trained in the United States as a doctor of naprapathy. In addition to her natural healing practice in Belize, Arvigo is the founder of Belize's six-thousand-acre Terra Nova Medicinal Plant Reserve, the founder of Ix... (read more)

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The Zapatista Reader
The Zapatista Reader
by Tom Hayden
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The Indian peasant revolt that has been called the world's first "post-communist rebellion" broke out in Chiapas, Mexico, in 1994the year NAFTA went into effectled by the masked Subcomandante Marcos. Through Marcos's words as well as essays and... (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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Since 2002, Robert B. Haas has concentrated his artistic endeavors on aerial photography. His latest book, Through the Eyes of the Gods: An Aerial Vision of Africa, was published in more than 24 languages worldwide. He is the author of several other... (read more)

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Killing Pablo: The Hunt for the World's Greatest Outlaw
Killing Pablo: The Hunt for the World's Greatest Outlaw
by Mark Bowden
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A tour de force of investigative journalism-this is the story of the violent rise and fall of Pablo Escobar, the head of the Colombian Medellin cocaine cartel. Escobar's criminal empire held a nation of thirty million hostage in a reign of terror that... (read more)

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Labyrinth of Solitude and Other Writings ((Rev)85 Edition)
Labyrinth of Solitude and Other Writings ((Rev)85 Edition)
by Octavio Paz
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The War Against Oblivion: The Zapatista Chronicles
The War Against Oblivion: The Zapatista Chronicles
by John Ross
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Black Jacobins (2ND 89 Edition)
Black Jacobins (2ND 89 Edition)
by C.l.r. James
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First Stop in the New World: Mexico City, the Capital of the 21st Century
First Stop in the New World: Mexico City, the Capital of the 21st Century
by David Lida
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David Lida has lived in Mexico City for more than fifteen years, works as a journalist in Spanish and English. In Mexico, he wrote and edited for D. F., Mexico City's equivalent of The New Yorker. In the U.S., his work has appeared in The New York Times,... (read more)

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Guevara, Also Known as Che
Guevara, Also Known as Che
by Paco Ignacio Ii Taibo
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"Taibo's unorthodox style makes particularly effective use of Guevara's own extensive writings, quoting him often and without introduction in a distinctive typeface."—The New York Times Book Review "With effortless insights . . . Taibo paints... (read more)

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Seven Myths of the Spanish Conquest
Seven Myths of the Spanish Conquest
by Matthew Restall
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When I Was Elena
When I Was Elena
by Ellen Urbani Hiltebrand
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The Country Under My Skin: A Memoir of Love and War
The Country Under My Skin: A Memoir of Love and War
by Gioconda Belli
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“A poetic, penetrating and revelatory tale of love and war, literature and politics. . .lyrical, dramatic and incisive, Bellis soulful self-portrait and paean to her beautiful, beleagured country is at once timely and timeless, tragic and life... (read more)

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Crude Chronicles: Indigenous Politics, Multinational Oil, and Neoliberalism in Ecuador (American Encounters/Global Interactions)
Crude Chronicles: Indigenous Politics, Multinational Oil, and Neoliberalism in Ecuador (American Encounters/Global Interactions)
by Suzana Sawyer
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Ethnographic study of indigenous opposition to processes of economic globalization, arguing that neoliberal economic reforms both provoked a crisis of governance and created the conditions for a disruptive indigenous movement in Ecuador.... (read more)

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