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River of Darkness
River of Darkness
Written by Buddy Levy
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780553807509
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River of Darkness
Francisco Orellana's Legendary Voyage of Death and Discovery Down the Amazon
Written by Buddy Levy


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: February 22, 2011
Price: $27.00

From the acclaimed author of Conquistador comes this thrilling account of one of history’s greatest adventures of discovery. With cinematic immediacy and meticulous attention to historical detail, here is the true story of a legendary sixteenth-century explorer and his death-defying navigation of the Amazon—river of darkness, pathway to gold.

In 1541... Read more >
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River of Darkness
River of Darkness
Written by Buddy Levy
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ISBN: 9780553908107
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River of Darkness
Francisco Orellana's Legendary Voyage of Death and Discovery Down the Amazon
Written by Buddy Levy


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: February 22, 2011
Price: $15.99

From the acclaimed author of Conquistador comes this thrilling account of one of history’s greatest adventures of discovery. With cinematic immediacy and meticulous attention to historical detail, here is the true story of a legendary sixteenth-century explorer and his death-defying navigation of the Amazon—river of darkness, pathway to gold.

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The Death of Ben Linder
The Story of a North American in Sandinista Nicaragua
Written by Joan Kruckewitt


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $16.95

In 1987, the death of Ben Linder, the first American killed by President Reagan's "freedom fighters" -- the U.S.-backed Nicaraguan Contras -- ignited a firestorm of protest and debate. In this landmark first biography of Linder, investigative journalist Joan Kruckewitt tells his story.
In the summer of 1983, a 23-year-old American... Read more >
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History of the Conquest of Mexico
History of the Conquest of Mexico
Written by William H. Prescott, Introduction by James Lockhart
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ISBN: 9780307769763
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History of the Conquest of Mexico

Written by William H. Prescott
Introduction by James Lockhart


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 1, 2010
Price: $17.99

"It is a magnificent epic," said William H. Prescott after the publication of History of the Conquest of Mexico in 1843. Since then, his sweeping account of Cortés's subjugation of the Aztec people has endured as a landmark work of scholarship and dramatic storytelling. This pioneering study presents a compelling view... Read more >
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ˇBasta de historias!
ˇBasta de historias!
Written by Andres Oppenheimer
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ISBN: 9780307743510
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ˇBasta de historias!
La obsesión latinoamericana con el pasado y las 12 claves del futuro
Written by Andres Oppenheimer


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: November 2, 2010
Price: $15.95

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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Che's Afterlife
Che's Afterlife
Written by Michael J. Casey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307279309
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Che's Afterlife
The Legacy of an Image
Written by Michael J. Casey


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2009
Price: $15.95

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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The Declarations of Havana
The Declarations of Havana
Written by Fidel Castro, Introduction by Tariq Ali
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ISBN: 9781844671564
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The Declarations of Havana

Written by Fidel Castro
Introduction by Tariq Ali


Format: Trade Paperback, 138 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2008
Price: $14.95

In response to the American administration’s attempt to isolate Cuba, Fidel Castro delivered a series of speeches designed to radicalize Latin American society. As Latin America experiences more revolutions in Venezuela and Bolivia, and continues to upset America’s plans for neo-liberal imperialism, renowned radical writer and activist Tariq Ali provides a... Read more >
The Boys from Dolores
The Boys from Dolores
Written by Patrick Symmes
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ISBN: 9781400076444
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The Boys from Dolores
Fidel Castro's Schoolmates from Revolution to Exile
Written by Patrick Symmes


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2008
Price: $15.95

From the author of Chasing Che, here is the remarkable tale of a group of boys at the heart of Cuba's political and social history. Chosen in the 1940s from among the most affluent and ambitious families in eastern Cuba, they were groomed at the elite Colegio de Dolores for achievement... Read more >
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Cuba Confidential
Cuba Confidential
Written by Ann Louise Bardach
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ISBN: 9780307425423
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Cuba Confidential
Love and Vengeance in Miami and Havana
Written by Ann Louise Bardach


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $14.99

From America’s number one Cuba reporter, PEN award–winning investigative journalist Ann Louise Bardach, comes the big book on Cuba we’ve all been waiting for. An incisive and spirited portrait of the twentieth century’s wiliest political survivor and his fiefdom, Cuba Confidential is the gripping story of the shattered families and warring... Read more >
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Dancing with Cuba
Dancing with Cuba
Written by Alma Guillermoprieto
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ISBN: 9780307425447
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Dancing with Cuba
A Memoir of the Revolution
Written by Alma Guillermoprieto


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

In 1970 a young dancer named Alma Guillermoprieto left New York to take a job teaching at Cuba’s National School of Dance. For six months, she worked in mirrorless studios (it was considered more revolutionary); her poorly trained but ardent students worked without them but dreamt of greatness. Yet in the... Read more >
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Revolutionary Horizons
Revolutionary Horizons
Written by Forrest Hylton and Sinclair Thomson, Prologue by Adolfo Gilly
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844670970
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Revolutionary Horizons
Past and Present in Bolivian Politics
Written by Forrest Hylton and Sinclair Thomson
Prologue by Adolfo Gilly


Format: Trade Paperback, 177 pages
On Sale: November 17, 2007
Price: $24.95

In an age of military neoliberalism, social movements and center-Left coalition governments have advanced across South America, sparking hope for radical change in a period otherwise characterized by regressive imperial and anti-imperial politics. Nowhere do the limits and possibilities of popular advance stand out as they do in Bolivia, the most... Read more >
The Boys from Dolores
The Boys from Dolores
Written by Patrick Symmes
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375425189
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The Boys from Dolores
Fidel Castro's Classmates from Revolution to Exile
Written by Patrick Symmes


Format: eBook, 300 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2007
Price: $11.99

From the author of Chasing Che, here is the remarkable tale of a group of boys at the heart of Cuba's political and social history. Chosen in the 1940s from among the most affluent and ambitious families in eastern Cuba, they were groomed at the elite Colegio de Dolores for achievement... Read more >
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Pirates of the Caribbean
Pirates of the Caribbean
Written by Tariq Ali
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781844671021
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Pirates of the Caribbean
Axis of Hope
Written by Tariq Ali


Format: Hardcover, 244 pages
On Sale: December 17, 2006
Price: $23.95

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 acclaim among the poor, he has attracted intense hostility from Venezuelan elites and Western governments.

Drawing on... Read more >
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Evil Hour in Colombia
Evil Hour in Colombia
Written by Forrest Hylton, Prologue by Gonzalo Sanchez
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ISBN: 9781844675517
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Evil Hour in Colombia

Written by Forrest Hylton
Prologue by Gonzalo Sanchez


Format: Trade Paperback, 174 pages
On Sale: October 17, 2006
Price: $23.00

Colombia is the least understood of Latin American countries. Its human tragedy, which features terrifying levels of kidnapping, homicide and extortion, is generally ignored or exploited. In this urgent new work Forrest Hylton, who has extensive first-hand experience of living and working in Colombia, explores its history of 150 years of... Read more >
Viva Colores
Viva Colores
Text by David Hill, Photographed by Paola Ginaturco
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576873359
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Viva Colores
A Salute to the Indomitable People of Guatemala
Text by David Hill
Photographed by Paola Ginaturco


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2006
Price: $39.95

The joyful cacophony of color that envelopes visitors to Guatemala may seem misplaced at first. After all, the nation has only recently emerged from a 36-year civil war that destroyed its infrastructure and claimed more than a million lives. But to the authors of ¡Viva Colores!: A Salute to the Indomitable... Read more >
Marxism in Latin America from 1909 to the Present
Marxism in Latin America from 1909 to the Present
Series edited by Paul Le Blanc, Edited by Michael Lowy, Translated by Michael Pearlman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781591024965
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Marxism in Latin America from 1909 to the Present
An Anthology
Series edited by Paul Le Blanc
Edited by Michael Lowy
Translated by Michael Pearlman


Format: Trade Paperback, 296 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2006
Price: $30.99

The purpose of this anthology of writings by Latin American Marxists is to provide a working tool for both students and activists. While including theoretical, sociological, historical and economic writings, the majority of the documents centres on political struggles through the continent. The anthology's method is historical, considering the evolution of... Read more >
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The Nixon Administration and the Death of Allende's Chile
The Nixon Administration and the Death of Allende's Chile
Written by Jonathan Haslam
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781844670307
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The Nixon Administration and the Death of Allende's Chile
A Case of Assisted Suicide
Written by Jonathan Haslam


Format: Hardcover, 245 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2005
Price: $23.00

In this revealing history of Allende’s Chile, Jonathan Haslam uncovers the actual involvement of Cuba, the Soviet Union, and the CIA in that country’s struggle for political and economic stability. The story begins by tracing the trajectory of the communist and socialist parties from the pre-war period through to the dramatic... Read more >
Dancing with Cuba
Dancing with Cuba
Written by Alma Guillermoprieto
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375725814
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Dancing with Cuba
A Memoir of the Revolution
Written by Alma Guillermoprieto


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: February 8, 2005
Price: $15.95

In 1970 a young dancer named Alma Guillermoprieto left New York to take a job teaching at Cuba’s National School of Dance. For six months, she worked in mirrorless studios (it was considered more revolutionary); her poorly trained but ardent students worked without them but dreamt of greatness. Yet in the... Read more >
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