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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

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Building Socialism in Cuba: Our Power is That of the Working People (Fidel Castro Speeches Vol. II)

By: Castro, Fidel

Price: $7.28

Publisher: N Y., Pathfinder Press: 2001

Seller ID: 117440

ISBN: 0873486501

Condition: Fine


A bright, clean copy with uncreased cover and unmarked interior. 496 pages. 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

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

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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A Guide to the Birds of Costa Rica (Civilization)

By: Gary Stiles; Skutch, Alexander F.

Price: $7.28

Publisher: Ithaca, NY, Comstock Publishing Associates: 1989

Seller ID: 133351

ISBN: 0801496004

Condition: Good


Cracked spine. Edge wear. 509 pages. Many color illustrations. 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

Image for Contested Communities: Class, Gender, and Politics in Chile's El Teniente Copper Mine, 1904-1951

Contested Communities: Class, Gender, and Politics in Chile's El Teniente Copper Mine, 1904-1951

By: Klubock, Thomas Miller

Price: $6.72

Publisher: Durham, Duke University Press: 1998

Seller ID: 130783

ISBN: 0822320924

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 364 pages. Slight edge wear to cover. 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

Conquest and Survival in Colonial Guatemala: A Historical Geography of the Cuchumatan Highlands, 1500-1821

By: Lovell, George

Price: $7.04

Publisher: Ithaca, New York, U.S.A., McGill Queens Univ Pr: 1992

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 124425

ISBN: 0773509038

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. This is a paperback book re-bound by the library into heavy, strong hard back covers. Book shows little use, maps, photos, revised edition, an excellent library acquisition. 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

Master Mariner: Captain James Cook and the Peoples of the Pacific

By: Miller, Lorraine;Conner, Daniel

Price: $7.28

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Douglas & McIntyre Ltd: 1999

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 128952

ISBN: 1550547232

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Covers show light wear, interior/text is clean and free of marking of any kind. 164 pages, b&w photos, illustrations. View more info