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Fidel Castro: Nothing Can Stop the Course of History
Fidel Castro: Nothing Can Stop the Course of History
by Jeffrey M Elliot
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Takes up U.S.-Cuba relations, Cuba's role in the fight against apartheid rule in South Africa, the overthrow of the Grenada revolution, and the social consequences of the foreign debt in Latin America and the Caribbean.... (read more)

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Colonial Latin America
Colonial Latin America
by Mark A Burkholder
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Now in its sixth edition, Colonial Latin America provides a concise study of the history of the Iberian colonies in the New World from their preconquest background to the wars of independence in the early nineteenth century. The new edition of this... (read more)

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Pirates of the Caribbean: Axis of Hope
Pirates of the Caribbean: Axis of Hope
by Tariq Ali
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Since 1998, the Bolivarian revolution in Venezuela has brought Hugo Chavez to world attention as the foremost challenger of the neoliberal consensus and American foreign policy. While Chavez's radical social-democratic reforms have brought him worldwide... (read more)

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Behind the Mexican Mountains
Behind the Mexican Mountains
by Robert M Zingg
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In 1930, anthropologists Robert Zingg and Wendell Bennett spent nine months among the Tarahumara of Chihuahua, Mexico, one of the least acculturated indigenous societies in North America. Their fieldwork resulted in The Tarahumara: An Indian Tribe of... (read more)

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Survivors in Mexico
Survivors in Mexico
by Rebecca West
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Rebecca Wests never-before-published Survivors in Mexico brings to readers a daring and provocative work by a major twentieth-century author. An exhilarating exploration of Mexican history, religion, art, and culture, it explores the inner lives of... (read more)

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Wandering Paysanos: State Order and Subaltern Experience in Buenos Aires During the Rosas Era
Wandering Paysanos: State Order and Subaltern Experience in Buenos Aires During the Rosas Era
by Ricardo Donato Salvatore
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A pioneering examination of the experiences of peasants and peons, or paysanos, in the Buenos Aires province during Juan Manuel de Rosas’s regime (1829–1852), Wandering Paysanos is one of the first studies to consider Argentina’s... (read more)

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Eva Peron: The Myths of a Woman
Eva Peron: The Myths of a Woman
by J M Taylor
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Eva Perón, one of the most powerful women in the world at the time of her death in 1952, rose from humble origins to international renown as First Lady of Argentina and the force behind the throne of her husband Juan Perón. Despite... (read more)

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Our Word is Our Weapon: Selected Writings Subcumandante Insurgente Marcos
Our Word is Our Weapon: Selected Writings Subcumandante Insurgente Marcos
by Subcomandante Insurgente Marcos
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In this landmark book, Seven Stories Press presents a powerful collection of literary, philosophical, and political writings of the enigmatic Zapatista spokesperson, Subcomandante Marcos. Introduced by Nobel Prize winner José Saramago, and illustrated... (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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Killing Pablo is the story of the fifteen-month manhunt for Colombian cocaine cartel kingpin Pablo Escobar, whose escape from his lavish, mansionlike jail drove a nation to the brink of chaos. In a gripping, up-close account, acclaimed journalist Mark... (read more)

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The Longest Romance: The Mainstream Media and Fidel Castro
The Longest Romance: The Mainstream Media and Fidel Castro
by Humberto Fontova
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Fidel Castro jailed political prisoners at a higher rate than Stalin during the Great Terror. He murdered more Cubans in his first three years in power than Hitler murdered Germans during his first six. Alone among world leaders, Castro came to within... (read more)

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Law of the Jungle: The Hunt for Colombian Guerrillas, American Hostages, and Buried Treasure
Law of the Jungle: The Hunt for Colombian Guerrillas, American Hostages, and Buried Treasure
by John Otis
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“Truth be told, they were mostly in it for the money” On February 13, 2003, a plane carrying three American military contractors on a recon patrol crash-landed in the jungle-covered mountains of Colombia. Within minutes, FARC guerrillas... (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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The Conquest of America: The Question of the Other
The Conquest of America: The Question of the Other
by Tzvetan Todorov
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The Conquest of America is a fascinating study of cultural confrontation in the New World, with implications far beyond sixteenth-century America. The book offers an original interpretation of the Spaniards conquest, colonization, and destruction of pre-... (read more)

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Mexican Politics: The Dynamics of Change
Mexican Politics: The Dynamics of Change
by Howard Handelman
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This introduction traces the historical development of Mexico's political system. It puts into context current events such as the NAFTA accord, the Chiapas uprising, the economic crisis of 1994 and the downfall of a former president, and demands for... (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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Meet Me in Managua
Meet Me in Managua
by Wendy Murray Zoba
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Zoba combines nonfiction with compelling biography to bring readers the storyof the Nicaraguan people and Keith Jasper.... (read more)

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El Narco (11 Edition)
El Narco (11 Edition)
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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Havana Nocturne: How the Mob Owned Cuba.and Then Lost It to the Revolution
Havana Nocturne: How the Mob Owned Cuba.and Then Lost It to the Revolution
by T J English
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To underworld kingpins Meyer Lansky and Charles "Lucky" Luciano, Cuba was the greatest hope for the future of American organized crime in the post-Prohibition years. In the 1950s, the Mob—with the corrupt, repressive government of brutal Cuban... (read more)

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Latin America & the Caribbean
Latin America & the Caribbean
by David L Clawson
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This book has been written primarily as a geography of Latin America and the Caribbean, but is also intended to serve as an interdisciplinary introduction to the region. The focus of the text is on comprehension of concepts, patterns, and issues rather... (read more)

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Finding Manana: A Memoir of a Cuban Exodus
Finding Manana: A Memoir of a Cuban Exodus
by Mirta Ojito
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Finding Maandntilde;ana is a vibrant, moving memoir of one family's life in Cuba and their wrenching departure. Mirta Ojito was born in Havana and raised there until the unprecedented events of the Mariel boatlift brought her to Miami, one teenager... (read more)

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