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Orchids of Guatemala

By: Ames, Oakes; Correll, Donovan Stewart

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Chicago Natural History Museum Press: 1952

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 117418

Condition: Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 395 pages. Cover worn around edges. Many b&w line drawings. View more info

Woman in Pre-Columbian America

By: Anton, Ferdinand

Price: $28.95

Publisher: N Y, Abner Schram: 1973

Seller ID: 119008

ISBN: 0839001282

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 113 pages. Many photos and illustrations. View more info

North American Role in the Spanish Imperial Economy, 1760-1819

By: Barbier, Jacques A.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Manchester University Press: 1984

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 144087

ISBN: 0719009642

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 232 pages. Inscribed, "For Ed, with high regards, Allan." View more info

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Nicaragua: The Sandinista People's Revolution: Speeches By Sandinista Leaders

By: Borge, Tomas

Price: $18.95

Publisher: N Y, Pathfinder Press: 2003

Seller ID: 125049

ISBN: 0873486536

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 579 pages. Crease on rear cover; otherwise appears unread. Speeches from Daniel Ortega, Sergio Ramirez, Tomas Borge, Jaime Wheelock, Victor Tirado, Magda Enriquez, and others. View more info

Turning the Tide : The U.S. and Latin America

By: Chomsky, Noam

Price: $7.92

Publisher: Montreal, PQ, Canada, Black Rose Books: 1986

Seller ID: 109660

ISBN: 0920057764

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Tear on back cover. View more info

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The Jaguar's Children: Pre-Classic Central Mexico with A Maya Sculpture in Wood

By: Coe, Michael D.

Price: $42.75

Publisher: N. Y., Museum of Primitive Art: 1965

Seller ID: 143734

Condition: Near Fine


Exhibition catalogue in excellent condition in beige cloth with bumped back lower corner and very small impact mark top edge at spine. Otherwise FINE. Binding is solid and square, covers otherwise have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket is price clipped, light edgewear and chipping at corners, 1" open tear top spine. 126 pages, heavily illustrated with a great many impressive b&w photos of human figures with large hips and over-size head and very expressive faces in clay, some bowls, various pottery. M... View more info

De la Sierra del Escambray al Congo: En la voragine de la Revolucion Cubana

By: Dreke, Victor

Price: $8.16

Publisher: N Y, Pathfinder Press: 2002

Seller ID: 125050

ISBN: 0873489497

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 185 pages. Text in Spanish. View more info

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Mayan Terracottas

By: Kimball, Irmgard Groth

Price: $38.00

Publisher: London, A. Zwemmer Ltd.: 1960

Seller ID: 121594

Condition: Very Good


46 pages. Small tears on dust jacket. Many photos. View more info

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Alberto Korda: Diario De Una Revolucion

By: Korda, Alberto, Jaime Sarusky

Price: $74.95

Publisher: Valencia, Spain, Edizioni Aurelia: 1999

Seller ID: 143739

Condition: Very Good


Book is in excellent condition wth pictorial covers, french folds. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners with a little bit of wear, exterior shows a small amount of edge wear and light shelf wear to rear cover, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind with very large and uncommon photos of Castro and Che doing a lot of odd things: Castro skiing with Breshnev, featuring a fold-out of him falling in the snow, hanging out in the field, playing golf. All fold-outs in excellent condition, as are all pages. Che is shown visiting an industrial facility, driving a co... View more info

Democracies and Tyrannies of the Caribbean

By: Krehm, William

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Westport, CT, Lawrence Hill & Co: 1984

Seller ID: 124518

ISBN: 0882081691

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 244 pages. Edge wear to cover. View more info

Somoza's Last Stand: Testimonies from Nicaragua

By: Larry Towell

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Red Sea Press: 1990

Seller ID: 144479

ISBN: 0932415547

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 208 pages, b&w photos, contents include: Testimonies of survivors, attackas on communities and cooperatives, Kidnappings, Attacks on civilian vehicles and homes, Assassinations, Interview with Brian Willson , afterword with Bruce Cockburn. View more info

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The Blood of Kings : Dynasty and Ritual in Maya Art

By: Linda Schele; Mary Ellen Miller

Price: $16.75

Publisher: Kimbell Art Museum: 1986

Seller ID: 144398

ISBN: 091280422X

Condition: Very Good


Book shows light wear to covers only. Binding is solid and square, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 334 pages in oblong format filled with large full color photos and prints with line drawings illustrating the finer points of Mayan art. An impressive text. View more info

Beauty That Hurts: Life and Death in Guatemala, A

By: Lovell, W. George

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Between the Lines: 1995

Seller ID: 120619

ISBN: 0921284985

Condition: Very Good


Former library copy with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Very clean generally, dust jacket has been laminated and taped to covers. View more info

Merci Gonaives; a Photographer's Account of Haiti and the February Revolution

By: Lyon, Danny

Price: $15.25

Publisher: Bleak Beauty: 1988

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 123219

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and unmarked in any way. 63 pages, large b&w photos View more info

Spanish Central America: A Socioeconomic History, 1520-1720

By: MacLeod, Murdo

Price: $8.41

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1973

Seller ID: 125582

ISBN: 0520021371

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 554 pages. View more info

Cien imagenes de la Revolucion Cubana: 1953-1996 (Spanish Edition)

By: No Author

Price: $37.95

Publisher: Oficina de Publicaciones del Consejo de Estado: 1996

Seller ID: 142036

ISBN: 9597092034

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with the covers showing very very light use. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 135 pages of large b&w photos, one per page. Lots of images not commonly published in the western world from the early campaign to liberate Cuba to the present. An impressive collection. Text and captions are in Spanish View more info

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Incas Oro Del Peru (Vancouver Expo 86)

By: No Author Listed

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., 1986

Seller ID: 106600

Condition: Very Good


Catalogue for the exhibit, approx. 26 pages, in black folder with 20 loose color plates (of which 5 are duplcates), 11 3/4" x 11 3/4". There's a photocopy of an additional missing plate. "A selection of ancient gold objects from the Muesos Miguel Mujica Gallo 'Oro del Peru'." Catalog is in English. View more info

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Art and Architecture in Mexico (World of Art)

By: Oles, James

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Thames & Hudson: 2013

Seller ID: 144458

ISBN: 0500204063

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 432 pages, a great many color prints and illustrations, photos. View more info

Los Ambulantes: Itinerant Photographers of Guatemala

By: Parker, Ann; Neal, Avon

Price: $38.95

Publisher: U.S.A., MIT Press: 1982

Seller ID: 139669

ISBN: 0262160862

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with light sunning along top edge and a small portion of the bottom edge of covers as the only flaw. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 154 pages with full page color and b&w prints. Covers are brown cloth with white stamped spine lettering, Preface by photographer Ann Parker. Text titled "Los Ambulantes" (pages 1-22) by Avon Neal. Remaining pages feature numerous b/w and some color photographs by Ann Parker showing portraits of native Guat... View more info

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Chan Kom: A Maya Village

By: Robert Redfield; Alfonso Villa Rojas

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Waveland Pr Inc: 1989

Seller ID: 143551

ISBN: 088133488X

Condition: Very Good


Book is in excellent condition; binding seems a little brittle from age, but book shows little wear. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Part of Waveland Press Case Studies series, a detailed anthropogical study with maps, tables, songs, b&w photos. 236 pages. View more info