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Something Fierce
Something Fierce
Written by Carmen Aguirre
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ISBN: 9780345813824
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Something Fierce
Memoirs of a Revolutionary Daughter
Written by Carmen Aguirre


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
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The winner of CBC's Canada Reads 2012, Something Fierce by Carmen Aguirre, re-issued by Vintage Canada.      

Six-year-old Carmen Aguirre fled to Canada with her family following General Augusto Pinochet's violent 1973 coup in Chile. Five years later, when her mother and stepfather returned to South America as Chilean resistance members, Carmen and... Read more >
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The Wars of Spanish American Independence 1809-29

Written by John Fletcher


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: December 24, 2013
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Simon Bolivar and Jose de San Martin independently led the South American revolutionary armies that freed much of Latin America of Spanish rule.

In 1808, Napoleon Bonaparte treacherously outmaneuvered the corrupt Spanish Bourbons and installed his brother Joseph as King of Spain, igniting the flames of war across the Iberian Peninsula... Read more >
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The Wars of Spanish American Independence 1809-29
The Wars of Spanish American Independence 1809-29
Written by John Fletcher
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The Wars of Spanish American Independence 1809-29

Written by John Fletcher


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: December 24, 2013
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Simon Bolivar and Jose de San Martin independently led the South American revolutionary armies that freed much of Latin America of Spanish rule.

In 1808, Napoleon Bonaparte treacherously outmaneuvered the corrupt Spanish Bourbons and installed his brother Joseph as King of Spain, igniting the flames of war across the Iberian Peninsula... Read more >
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Medianoche en México
Medianoche en México
Written by Alfredo Corchado
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ISBN: 9780804171069
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Medianoche en México
El descenso de un periodista a las tinieblas de un país
Written by Alfredo Corchado


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
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Es medianoche en México, 2007.  El periodista, Alfredo Corchado recibe una llamada telefónica de su fuente principal para informarle que hay un plan para asesinarlo por parte de un poderoso capo.  Pronto averigua que lo quieren matar porque uno de sus artículos en el Dallas Morning News afectó los sobornos que... Read more >
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Medianoche en México
Medianoche en México
Written by Alfredo Corchado
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Medianoche en México
El descenso de un periodista a las tinieblas de un país
Written by Alfredo Corchado


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
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Es medianoche en México, 2007.  El periodista, Alfredo Corchado recibe una llamada telefónica de su fuente principal para informarle que hay un plan para asesinarlo por parte de un poderoso capo.  Pronto averigua que lo quieren matar porque uno de sus artículos en el Dallas Morning News afectó los sobornos que... Read more >
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Diario de guerra
Diario de guerra
Written by Mariano Rodriguez
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ISBN: 9780345805478
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Diario de guerra
La última travesía del Che y Benigno en Bolivia
Written by Mariano Rodriguez


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $15.00

“No importa dónde nos llegue la muerte, será bienvenida siempre y cuando nuestro grito de guerra se escuche”.
— Che Guevara
Diario de guerra es un estremecedor testimonio sobre los últimos días de la vida del Che Guevara. La historia la cuenta Daniel Alarcón Ramírez, un militar cubano a quien también... Read more >
Something Fierce
Something Fierce
Written by Carmen Aguirre
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ISBN: 9780345813831
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Something Fierce
Memoirs of a Revolutionary Daughter
Written by Carmen Aguirre


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $8.99

Six-year-old Carmen Aguirre fled to Canada with her family following General Augusto Pinochet's violent 1973 coup in Chile. Five years later, when her mother and stepfather returned to South America as Chilean resistance members, Carmen and her sister went with them, quickly assuming double lives of their own. At eighteen, Carmen became a... Read more >
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De verde a Maduro
De verde a Maduro
Written by Roger Santodomingo
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ISBN: 9780804169837
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De verde a Maduro
El sucesor de Hugo Chavez
Written by Roger Santodomingo


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $14.00

El 18 de febrero de 2013, el presidente Hugo Chávez regresaba a Venezuela luego de más de dos meses de ausencia. Convaleciente y sin voz, sus posibilidades de retornar a la vida política activa eran mínimas. El 8 de diciembre había nombrado a Nicolás Maduro ministro de Asuntos Exteriores y vicepresidente... Read more >
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De verde a Maduro
De verde a Maduro
Written by Roger Santodomingo
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De verde a Maduro

Written by Roger Santodomingo


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $9.99

El 18 de febrero de 2013, el presidente Hugo Chávez regresaba a Venezuela luego de más de dos meses de ausencia. Convaleciente y sin voz, sus posibilidades de retornar a la vida política activa eran mínimas. El 8 de diciembre había nombrado a Nicolás Maduro ministro de Asuntos Exteriores y vicepresidente... Read more >
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A MIRACLE, A UNIVERSE
A MIRACLE, A UNIVERSE
Written by Lawrence Weschler
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ISBN: 9780307819031
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A MIRACLE, A UNIVERSE
SETTLIN
Written by Lawrence Weschler


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: January 2, 2013
Price: $18.99

In recent years as countries around the globe have begun to move from dictatorial to more democratic systems of governance, no more traumatic (or dramatic) ethical problem has arisen than what to do with the previous regime’s torturers. In most cases, the security and military apparatuses, responsible for the overwhelming majority... Read more >
Redentores
Redentores
Written by Enrique Krauze
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ISBN: 9780307832788
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Redentores
Ideas y poder en latinoamérica
Written by Enrique Krauze


Format: eBook, 592 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $6.99

Desde José Martí hasta Octavio Paz, Eva Perón hasta Gabriel García Márquez, los países latinoamericanos han producido algunos de los escritores, revolucionarios, pensadores y lideres más influyentes del mundo, cuyas vidas han contribuido colectivamente a las ideas centrales que dominan la política, filosofía y literatura de la región. Esas ideas son... Read more >
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¡Basta de historias!
¡Basta de historias!
Written by Andres Oppenheimer
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ISBN: 9780307832528
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¡Basta de historias!
La obsesion latinoamericana con el pasado y las 12 claves del futuro
Written by Andres Oppenheimer


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: December 5, 2012
Price: $9.99

Periodista cardinal y siempre dispuesto a desafiar las modas políticas del momento con inteligencia y humor, Andrés Oppenheimer demuestra en este libro que mejorar sustancialmente la educación, la ciencia, la tecnología y la innovación no es tarea imposible. Pero sí tremendamente necesaria. La razón es simple: el XXI será el siglo de... Read more >
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Panama 1989-90

Written by Gordon Rottman
Illustrated by Ronald Volstad


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $14.95

In December 1989 US Army forces, supported by the US Air Force and US Navy, participated in Operation 'Just Cause'--the invasion of Panama. A combination of airborne, helicopter and ground assaults quickly secured key objectives and eliminated organized resistance. Beginning with a brief history of US-Panama relations and the development of... Read more >
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TEN KEYS LAT AMER V312
TEN KEYS LAT AMER V312
Written by Frank Tannenbaum
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ISBN: 9780307826565
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TEN KEYS LAT AMER V312

Written by Frank Tannenbaum


Format: eBook, 180 pages
On Sale: August 29, 2012
Price: $9.99

"A solid background review of contemporary Latin America by an expert who has spent forty years during the region and writing and lecturing about it."
Foreign Policy Association

"Anything Frank Tannenbaum writes about Latin America is required reading."
- Rex. D. Hopper, American Sociological Review  

"Professor Tannenbaum has given us ten keys...
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Marx and Freud in Latin America
Marx and Freud in Latin America
Written by Bruno Bosteels
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ISBN: 9781844677559
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Marx and Freud in Latin America
Politics, Psychoanalysis, and Religion in Times of Terror
Written by Bruno Bosteels


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $29.95

This book assesses the untimely relevance of Marx and Freud for Latin America, thinkers alien to the region who became an inspiration to its beleaguered activists, intellectuals, writers and artists during times of political and cultural oppression.

Bruno Bosteels presents ten case studies arguing that art and literature—the novel, poetry, theatre, film—more... Read more >
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Utopia Unarmed
Utopia Unarmed
Written by Jorge G. Castañeda
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ISBN: 9780307822994
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Utopia Unarmed
The Latin American Left After the Cold War
Written by Jorge G. Castañeda


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: June 27, 2012
Price: $14.99

Castro's Cuba is isolated; the guerrillas who once spread havoc through Uruguay and Argentina are dead, dispersed, or running for office as moderates. And in 1990, Nicaragua's Sandinistas were rejected at the polls by their own constituents. Are these symptoms of the fall of the Latin American left? Or are they... Read more >
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Che's Afterlife
Che's Afterlife
Written by Michael J. Casey
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ISBN: 9780307807656
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Che's Afterlife
The Legacy of an Image
Written by Michael J. Casey


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: June 6, 2012
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In 1960, Cuban photographer Alberto Korda captured fabled revolutionary Ernesto “Che” Guevara in what has become history's most reproduced photo. Now Michael Casey tells the remarkable story of this image, detailing its evolution from a casual snapshot to an omnipresent graphic—plastered on everything from T-shirts to vodka to condoms—and into a... Read more >
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Redentores
Redentores
Written by Enrique Krauze
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ISBN: 9780345802446
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Redentores
Ideas y poder en latinoamérica
Written by Enrique Krauze


Format: Trade Paperback, 592 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2012
Price: $17.00

Desde José Martí hasta Octavio Paz, Eva Perón hasta Gabriel García Márquez, los países latinoamericanos han producido algunos de los escritores, revolucionarios, pensadores y lideres más influyentes del mundo, cuyas vidas han contribuido colectivamente a las ideas centrales que dominan la política, filosofía y literatura de la región. Esas ideas son... Read more >
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Manana Forever?
Manana Forever?
Written by Jorge G. Castañeda
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ISBN: 9780375703942
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Manana Forever?
Mexico and the Mexicans
Written by Jorge G. Castañeda


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2012
Price: $16.95

In this shrewd and fascinating book, the renowned scholar and former foreign minister Jorge Castañeda sheds much light on the puzzling paradoxes of politics and culture of modern Mexico.
 
Here’s a nation of 110 million that has an ambivalent and complicated relationship with the United States yet is host to more...

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Perla
Perla
Written by Carolina De Robertis
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ISBN: 9780307957382
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Perla

Written by Carolina De Robertis


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $11.99

A coming-of-age story, based on a recent shocking chapter of Argentine history, about a young woman who makes a devastating discovery about her origins with the help of an enigmatic houseguest.
 
Perla Correa grew up a privileged only child in Buenos Aires, with a cold, polished mother and a straitlaced... Read more >
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Perla
Perla
Written by Carolina De Robertis, Read by Carolina De Robertis
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ISBN: 9780307969606
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Perla

Written by Carolina De Robertis
Read by Carolina De Robertis


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $20.00

A coming-of-age story, based on a recent shocking chapter of Argentine history, about a young woman who makes a devastating discovery about her origins with the help of an enigmatic houseguest.
 
Perla Correa grew up a privileged only child in Buenos Aires, with a cold, polished mother and a straitlaced... Read more >
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The New Mole
The New Mole
Written by Emir Sader
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781844676927
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The New Mole
Paths of the Latin American Left
Written by Emir Sader


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: October 24, 2011
Price: $26.95

The New Mole is a major new analysis of recent developments in Latin American politics by one of the continent’s leading political thinkers. Emir Sader explains the resurgence of radicalism in terms of the region’s history and explores its theoretical underpinning. The book is unusual in combining succinct judgments with broad... Read more >
My Name is Victoria
The Extraordinary Story of one Woman's Struggle to Reclaim her True Identity
Written by Victoria Donda


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $12.99

Argentina’s coup d’état in 1976 led to one of the bloodiest dictatorships in its history—thirty thousand people were abducted, tortured, and subsequently “disappeared.” And hundreds of babies born to pregnant political prisoners were stolen from their doomed mothers and “given” to families with military ties or who were collaborators of the...

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My Name is Victoria
My Name is Victoria
Written by Victoria Donda, Translated by Magda Bolin
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ISBN: 9781590514047
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My Name is Victoria
The Extraordinary Story of one Woman's Struggle to Reclaim her True Identity
Written by Victoria Donda
Translated by Magda Bolin


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $15.95

Argentina’s coup d’état in 1976 led to one of the bloodiest dictatorships in its history—thirty thousand people were abducted, tortured, and subsequently “disappeared.” And hundreds of babies born to pregnant political prisoners were stolen from their doomed mothers and “given” to families with military ties or who were collaborators of the... Read more >
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Rescate La Historia de los 33
Rescate La Historia de los 33
Written by Andrew Chernin
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ISBN: 9780307882752
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Rescate La Historia de los 33

Written by Andrew Chernin


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: April 26, 2011
Price: $15.00

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