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Placing Latin America
Contemporary Themes in Geography

Engels | Paperback | 2012

This comprehensive study offers a thematic approach to Latin America, focusing on the dynamic connections between people, places,... Meer

Toussaint Louverture
The Story of the Only Successful Slave Revolt in History; a Play in Three Acts

Engels | Paperback | 2012

In 1934 C. L. R. James, the widely known Trinidadian intellectual, writer, and political activist, wrote the play Toussaint... Meer

Engels | Paperback | 2011

The New Brazil tells the story of South America's largest country as it evolved from a remote Portuguese colony into a regional... Meer

Engels | Paperback | 2009

Carefully designed to enhance readers' comprehension of the diversity and complexities of the region, Understanding the... Meer

Knowledge, Power, and Colonial Culture in Mexico and the Andes

Engels | Paperback | 2014

Via military conquest, Catholic evangelization, and intercultural engagement and struggle, a vast array of knowledge circulated... Meer

The Documented Truth of Hitler's Escape from Berlin

Engels | Paperback | 2014

Who said that Hitler did not die in the bunker in April 1945? Josef Stalin told President Harry Truman that Hitler did... Meer

Francisco Orellana's Legendary Voyage of Death and Discovery Down the Amazon

Engels | Hardcover | 2011

From the acclaimed author of Conquistador comes this thrilling account of one of history’s greatest adventures of discovery. With... Meer

The Historical Vision of an African American People

Engels | Paperback | 2002

A classic of historical anthropology, First-Time traces the shape of historical thought among peoples who had previously been... Meer

The True Story Of The Andes Survivors

Engels | Paperback | 2012

Lost: 1972. A plane has crashed in the Andes mountains. The passengers are hopelessly lost in one of the most isolated places on... Meer

Britain and Spain in America 1492-1830

Engels | Paperback | 2007

This epic history compares the empires built by Spain and Britain in the Americas, from Columbus' arrival in the New World to the... Meer

Behind the Scenes in Havana

Engels | Paperback | 2015

As a U.S.-born journalist who has called Havana home for almost a quarter century, Mark Frank has observed in person the best days... Meer

The Apogee: v. 2

Engels | Paperback | 1993

In Byzantium: The Early Centuries , John Julius Norwich told the epic tale of the Roman Empire's second capital up to Christmas... Meer

French Caribbean Politics in the Wake of Disenchantment

Engels | Paperback | 2015

As an overseas department of France, Guadeloupe is one of a handful of non-independent societies in the Caribbean that seem like... Meer

Ecology and War in the Greater Caribbean, 1620-1914

Engels | Paperback | 2010

This book explores the links among ecology, disease, and international politics in the context of the Greater Caribbean - the... Meer

What Everyone Needs to Know

Engels | Paperback | 2015

Among the top ten oil exporters in the world and a founding member of OPEC, Venezuela currently supplies 11 percent of U.S. crude... Meer

A History of the New World in Ten Cocktails

Engels | Paperback | 2007

Through the prism of ten distinctive rum cocktails, dating from the mid-17th century to the present day, this text tells the... Meer

Engels | Paperback | 2011

Tristes Tropiques begins with the line 'I hate travelling and explorers', yet during his life Claude Levi-Strauss travelled from... Meer

Salem, 1692

Engels | Ebook | 2015

It began in 1692, over an exceptionally raw Massachusetts winter, when a minister's daughter started to scream and convulse. It... Meer


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How Peron Brought the Nazi War Criminals to Argentina

Engels | Paperback | 2003

It has long been known that Adolf Eichmann, Josef Mengele, Erich Priebke and many other war criminals found refuge in Argentina.... Meer

The Story of Machu Picchu and Its Builders

Engels | Paperback | 2003

First published in the 1950s, this is a classic account of the discovery in 1911 of the lost city of Machu Picchu. In 1911 Hiram... Meer

A Global History of Mexican Food

Engels | Hardcover | 2012

Planet Taco asks the question, what is authentic Mexican food? The burritos and taco shells that many people think of as Mexican... Meer

Being the True and Surprising Story of the Caribbean Pirates and the Man Who Brought Them Down

Engels | Paperback | 2014

For fans of Black Sails and Crossbones comes a new history of the Golden Age of Piracy...In the early eighteenth century a number... Meer

Salem, 1692

Engels | Hardcover | 2015

A Pulitzer Prize-winning and bestselling historian explores one of the great mysteries of American history: the Salem witch trials Meer

The Violence of Everyday Life in Brazil

Engels | Paperback | 1993

When lives are dominated by hunger, what becomes of love? When assaulted by daily acts of violence and untimely death, what... Meer

Mapping the World's Greatest Challenge

Engels | Paperback | 2011

Since the first edition of this highly acclaimed Atlas was published in 2006 (it won the 'Planeta Environment Book of the Year'... Meer

Ecologies of Practice Across Andean Worlds

Engels | Paperback | 2015

Earth Beings is the fruit of Marisol de la Cadena's decade-long conversations with Mariano and Nazario Turpo, father and son, ... Meer

The Other Mexico, Return to the Labrinth of Solitude, Mexico and the United States, the Philanthropic Orge

Engels | Paperback | 1994

Octavio Paz has long been acknowledged as Mexico's foremost writer and critic. In this international classic, Paz has written one... Meer

Selected Poems

Engels | Paperback | 2010

Pablo Neruda (1904-73) was the greatest Latin American poet of the 20th century. A prolific, inspirational poet, he wrote many... Meer

V. 2

Engels | Paperback | 2008

This best-selling text for introductory Latin American history courses, A History of Latin America, encompasses political and... Meer

The Classic Memoir of World War II by America's Most Decorated Soldier

Engels | Paperback | 2002

Originally published in 1949, TO HELL AND BACK was a smash bestseller for fourteen weeks and later became a major motion picture... Meer

Popular Culture and the Politics of Identity in Jamaica

Engels | Paperback | 2000

This work provides an account of a poorly understood aspect of Jamaican popular culture. It explores the socio-political meanings... Meer

A Social and Economic History

Engels | Paperback | 2008

The most significant contribution to the history of Caribbean rum since John McCusker's Rum and the American Revolution. . . . It... Meer