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Damming the Flood
Damming the Flood
Written by Peter Hallward
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844674664
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Damming the Flood
Haiti and the Politics of Containment
Written by Peter Hallward


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: December 27, 2010
Price: $19.95

Long before a devastating earthquake hit in January 2010, Haiti was one of the most impoverished and oppressed countries in the world. However, in the late 1980s a remarkable popular mobilization known as Lavalas (“the flood”) sought to liberate the island from decades of US-backed dictatorial rule. Damming the Flood analyzes... Read more >
The Middle Passage
The Middle Passage
Written by V.S. Naipaul
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ISBN: 9780307776532
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The Middle Passage

Written by V.S. Naipaul


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: October 20, 2010
Price: $11.99

In 1960 the government of Trinidad invited V. S. Naipaul to revisit his native country and record his impressions. In this classic of modern travel writing he has created a deft and remarkably prescient portrait of Trinidad and four adjacent Caribbean societies–countries haunted by the legacies of slavery and colonialism and... Read more >
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The Rastafarians
Twentieth Anniversary Edition
Written by Leonard Barrett


Format: eBook0
On Sale: July 1, 2010
Price: $19.00

The classic work on the history and beliefs of the Rastafarians, whose roots of protest go back to the seventeenth-century maroon societies of escaped slaves in Jamaica. Based on an extensive study of the Rastafarians, their history, their ideology, and their influence in Jamaica, The Rastafarians is an important contribution to... Read more >
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Un asunto sensible
Un asunto sensible
Written by Miguel Barroso
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307392947
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Un asunto sensible
Tres historias cubanas de crimen y traición
Written by Miguel Barroso


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2010
Price: $19.95

A Sensible Affair is based upon the assassination of four communist students in Cuba during the Batista era. Barroso takes us through the political intrigue, secrecy, and violence of the Fidel Castro regime and a high profile trial for dark, political reasons. Read more >
The Haitian Revolution
The Haitian Revolution
Written by Toussaint L'Ouverture, Edited by Nick Nesbitt, Introduction by Jean-Bertrand Aristide
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ISBN: 9781844672615
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The Haitian Revolution

Written by Toussaint L'Ouverture
Edited by Nick Nesbitt
Introduction by Jean-Bertrand Aristide


Format: Trade Paperback, 123 pages
On Sale: October 17, 2008
Price: $16.95

Toussaint L’Ouverture was the leader of the Haitian Revolution in the late eighteenth century, in which slaves rebelled against their masters and established the first black republic. In this collection of his writings and speeches, former Haitian politician Jean-Bertrand Aristide demonstrates L’Ouverture’s profound contribution to the struggle for equality. Read more >
Pirates of the Caribbean
Pirates of the Caribbean
Written by Tariq Ali
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ISBN: 9781844672486
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Pirates of the Caribbean
Axis of Hope
Written by Tariq Ali


Format: Trade Paperback, 308 pages
On Sale: May 17, 2008
Price: $17.95

The Bolivarian revolution in Venezuela has brought Hugo Chávez to world attention as the foremost challenger of the neoliberal consensus and American foreign policy. Drawing on first-hand experience of Venezuela and meetings with Chávez, Tariq Ali shows how Chávez’s views have polarized Latin America and examines the hostility directed against his... Read more >
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Empire of Blue Water
Empire of Blue Water
Written by Stephan Talty
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ISBN: 9780307236616
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Empire of Blue Water
Captain Morgan's Great Pirate Army, the Epic Battle for the Americas, and the Catastrophe That Ended the Outlaws' Bloody Reign
Written by Stephan Talty


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2008
Price: $16.00

A May 2007 Book Sense Pick

“Talty’s vigorous history of seventeenth-century pirates of the Caribbean will sate even fickle Jack Sparrow fans. . . . A pleasure to read from bow to stern.”
—Entertainment Weekly

The passion and violence of the age of exploration and empire come to vivid life in this story... Read more >
The Boys from Dolores
The Boys from Dolores
Written by Patrick Symmes
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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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Empire of Blue Water
Empire of Blue Water
Written by Stephan Talty, Read by John H. Mayer
Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739341667
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Empire of Blue Water
Captain Morgan's Great Pirate Army, the Epic Battle for the Americas, and the Catastrophe That Ended the Outlaws' Bloody Reign
Written by Stephan Talty
Read by John H. Mayer


Format: Abridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: April 24, 2007
Price: $17.50

He challenged the greatest empire on earth with a ragtag bunch of renegades—and brought it to its knees. Empire of Blue Water is the real story of the pirates of the Caribbean.

Henry Morgan, a twenty-year-old Welshman, crossed the Atlantic in 1655, hell-bent on making his fortune. Over the next three decades... Read more >
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Empire of Blue Water
Empire of Blue Water
Written by Stephan Talty, Read by John H. Mayer
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9781415935958
Our Price: $22.50

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Empire of Blue Water
Captain Morgan's Great Pirate Army, the Epic Battle for the Americas, and the Catastrophe That Ended the Outlaws' Bloody Reign
Written by Stephan Talty
Read by John H. Mayer


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: April 24, 2007
Price: $22.50

He challenged the greatest empire on earth with a ragtag bunch of renegades—and brought it to its knees. Empire of Blue Water is the real story of the pirates of the Caribbean.

Henry Morgan, a twenty-year-old Welshman, crossed the Atlantic in 1655, hell-bent on making his fortune. Over the next three decades... Read more >
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Empire of Blue Water
Empire of Blue Water
Written by Stephan Talty
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ISBN: 9780307382757
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Empire of Blue Water
Captain Morgan's Great Pirate Army, the Epic Battle for the Americas, and the Catastrophe That Ended the Outlaws' Bloody Reign
Written by Stephan Talty


Format: eBook0
On Sale: April 17, 2007
Price: $11.99

He challenged the greatest empire on earth with a ragtag bunch of renegades—and brought it to its knees. Empire of Blue Water is the real story of the pirates of the Caribbean.

Henry Morgan, a twenty-year-old Welshman, crossed the Atlantic in 1655, hell-bent on making his fortune. Over the next three decades... Read more >
El mañana
El mañana
Written by Mirta Ojito
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307277152
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El mañana
Memorias de un éxodo cubano
Written by Mirta Ojito


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: October 10, 2006
Price: $17.95

En esta memoria sobre una niña, dos culturas y una lucha por la libertad, la periodista Mirta Ojito, ganadora del Premio Pulitzer, vuelve al evento en su adolescencia que cambió su vida para siempre: el éxodo en el 1980 de más de 125.000 cubanos, mejor conocido como el puente marítimo del... Read more >
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Under the Black Flag
Under the Black Flag
Written by David Cordingly
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ISBN: 9780812977226
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Under the Black Flag
The Romance and the Reality of Life Among the Pirates
Written by David Cordingly


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: May 9, 2006
Price: $16.00

For this rousing, revisionist history, the former head of exhibitions at England's National Maritime Museum has combed original documents and records to produce a most authoritative and definitive account of piracy's "Golden Age." As he explodes many accepted myths (i.e. "walking the plank" is pure fiction), Cordingly replaces them with a... Read more >
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Notes From the Last Testament
Notes From the Last Testament
Written by Michael Deibert, Prologue by Ti Goave, Introduction by Raoul Peck
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583226971
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Notes From the Last Testament
The Struggle for Haiti
Written by Michael Deibert
Prologue by Ti Goave
Introduction by Raoul Peck


Format: Trade Paperback, 478 pages
On Sale: October 4, 2005
Price: $22.95

Notes from the Last Testament, by veteran reporter Michael Deibert, is a riveting narrative account of the events leading up to and including the overthrow of Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide. A fearless correspondent and a meticulous researcher, Deibert traces the rupturing of the social-democratic coalition that originally brought Aristide to power... Read more >
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