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INSIDE CENTRAL AMERICA
INSIDE CENTRAL AMERICA
Written by Phillip Berryman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307831637
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INSIDE CENTRAL AMERICA
The Essential Facts Past and Present on El Salvador, Nicaragua, Honduras, Guatemala, and Costa Rica
Written by Phillip Berryman


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: February 20, 2013
Price: $14.99

Since 1979, United States policy in Central America has been based on an assumption that revolutionary movements led by Marxists must represent a serious threat to U.S. interests and security. On this point, the difference between liberals and conservatives is merely one of emphasis or accent.

Such an assumption is not shared... Read more >
Sin Fidel
Sin Fidel
Written by Ann Louise Bardach
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307947758
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Sin Fidel
Los ultimos anos de Fidel Castro, sus enemigos y el futuro de Cuba
Written by Ann Louise Bardach


Format: Trade Paperback, 496 pages
On Sale: September 25, 2012
Price: $15.95

 
Un esclarecedor relato del último capítulo de la vida de Fidel Castro: su cercano encuentro con la muerte en 2006, sus enemigos y la planeada sucesión de su hermano Raúl.
 
Desde 1959, Fidel Castro ha presidido uno de los más controversiales y combativos gobiernos del mundo, enfrentando a los Estados Unidos... Read more >
Who Is Rigoberta Menchu?

Written by Greg Grandin


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $26.95

In 1984, indigenous rights activist Rigoberta Menchú published a harrowing account of life under a military dictatorship in Guatemala. That autobiography—I, Rigoberta Menchú—transformed the study and understanding of modern Guatemalan history and brought its author international renown. She won a Nobel Peace Prize in 1992. At that point, she became the... Read more >
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Who Is Rigoberta Menchu?
Who Is Rigoberta Menchu?
Written by Greg Grandin
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ISBN: 9781844674589
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Who Is Rigoberta Menchu?

Written by Greg Grandin


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2011
Price: $26.95

In 1984, indigenous rights activist Rigoberta Menchú published a harrowing account of life under a military dictatorship in Guatemala. That autobiography—I, Rigoberta Menchú—transformed the study and understanding of modern Guatemalan history and brought its author international renown. She won a Nobel Peace Prize in 1992. At that point, she became the... Read more >
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The Battle of Venezuela

Written by Michael McCaughan


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $12.95

In August 2004, the Venezuelan public came out in record numbers to deliver an overwhelming vote of confidence. After many attempts to unseat him, Hugo Chåvez, the former military man who took the country first by coup and then by ballot, again emerged as the people’s choice. It was, in his... Read more >
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Colombia and the United States
War, Unrest and Destabilization
Written by Mario A. Murillo


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $10.95

Every year the United States spends millions of dollars to help the war-ravaged country of Colombia. But help it with what? In Colombia and the U.S. Mario Murillo explores the misdirected and devastating impact that U.S. military "aid" continues to have on the war torn-people of Colombia. Beginning with a brief... Read more >
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La Travesia de Enrique
La Travesia de Enrique
Written by Sonia Nazario, Translated by Ana V. Ras
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307548245
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La Travesia de Enrique
La arriesgada odisea de un niņo en busca de su madre
Written by Sonia Nazario
Translated by Ana V. Ras


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2009
Price: $13.99

Actualizada con un nuevo epílogo, reflexiones finales, fotos de Enrique y su familia, una entrevista con la autora y mucho más, esta es la versión definitiva de un clásico contemporáneo de los Estados Unidos.
 
Basada en la serie de Los Angeles Times ganadora de dos premios Pulitzer—al mejor reportaje de... Read more >
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Looking for History
Looking for History
Written by Alma Guillermoprieto
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307426673
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Looking for History
Dispatches from Latin America
Written by Alma Guillermoprieto


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $13.99

From the esteemed New Yorker correspondent comes an incisive volume of essays and reportage that vividly illuminates Latin America’s recent history. Only Alma Guillermoprieto, the most highly regarded writer on the region, could unravel the complex threads of Colombia’s cocaine wars or assess the combination of despotism, charm, and political jiu-jitsu... Read more >
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Enrique's Journey
Enrique's Journey
Written by Sonia Nazario
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ISBN: 9780812971781
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Enrique's Journey

Written by Sonia Nazario


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: January 2, 2007
Price: $16.00

An astonishing story that puts a human face on the ongoing debate about immigration reform in the United States, now updated with a new Epilogue and Afterword, photos of Enrique and his family, an author interview, and more—the definitive edition of a classic of contemporary America
 
Based on the Los... Read more >
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Enrique's Journey
Enrique's Journey
Written by Sonia Nazario
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588366023
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Enrique's Journey

Written by Sonia Nazario


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: January 2, 2007
Price: $11.99

An astonishing story that puts a human face on the ongoing debate about immigration reform in the United States, now updated with a new Epilogue and Afterword, photos of Enrique and his family, an author interview, and more—the definitive edition of a classic of contemporary America
 
Based on the Los... Read more >
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La Travesia de Enrique
La Travesia de Enrique
Written by Sonia Nazario, Translated by Ana V. Ras
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812975802
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La Travesia de Enrique
La arriesgada odisea de un niņo en busca de su madre
Written by Sonia Nazario
Translated by Ana V. Ras


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2006
Price: $17.00

Actualizada con un nuevo epílogo, reflexiones finales, fotos de Enrique y su familia, una entrevista con la autora y mucho más, esta es la versión definitiva de un clásico contemporáneo de los Estados Unidos.
 
Basada en la serie de Los Angeles Times ganadora de dos premios Pulitzer—al mejor reportaje de... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Battle of Venezuela
The Battle of Venezuela
Written by Michael McCaughan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583226803
Our Price: $12.95
 Quantity: 1 
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The Battle of Venezuela

Written by Michael McCaughan


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: June 7, 2005
Price: $12.95

In August 2004, the Venezuelan public came out in record numbers to deliver an overwhelming vote of confidence. After many attempts to unseat him, Hugo Chåvez, the former military man who took the country first by coup and then by ballot, again emerged as the people’s choice. It was, in his... Read more >
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