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LATIN AMERICA STUDIES.

LATIN AMERICA STUDIES.

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1 AREVALO, JUAN JOSE. Anti-kommunism In Latin America: An X-ray Of The Process Leading To A New Colonialism.
Lyle Stuart, NY: 1963. First English Edition translated from the second edition of AntiKomunismo En America Latina h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Dramatizes the use of "anti-Kommunism" in a fearless, uncompromising fashion. He shows how "anit-Kommunism" provides the military excuse for illegality and how it is encouraged by those who would work against all freedom and intellectual independence. Translated from the Spanish by Carleton Beals. Includes an Index. 
Price: 15.39 USD
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2 BAILY, SAMUEL L. (EDITOR). Nationalism In Latin America.
Alfred A. Knopf, Inc, New York: 1971. First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Readings on the historical evolution of nationalism in Latin America in the 19th and 20th centuries, focusing on Argentina, Brazil, and Mexico. 
Price: 47.26 USD
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3 HERRING, HUBERT. A History Of Latin America: From The Beginnings To The Present.
Alfred Knopf, New York: 1961. History Book Club Second Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition with some slight tears in the dustjacket. 
Tells the story of the Latin American experience from the Indian, Iberian, and African backgrounds down to such events as the overturn of sadistic tyrants in Argentina, Columbia, and Venezuela, and the emergence of Fidel Castro in Cuba. Includes an Index. With thirty maps especially drawn for this book by Theodore R. Miller. 
Price: 25.89 USD
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4 KIRKPATRICK, F. A. Latin America: A Brief History.
Macmillan, New York: 1939. Fourth Printing. June 1939. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good, clean reading copy. 
A history of two empires for three centuries and of twenty states for 125 years. Includes an Index. 
Price: 16.34 USD
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5 MANDER, JOHN. The Unrevolutionary Society: The Power Of Latin American Conservativism In A Changing World.
Knopf, New York: 1969. First American Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Slight tear in dustjacket. 
An unorthodox, informal guide to the paradoxical civilization that was Latin America in the late 1960s. Examines close up the political, cultural, economic, and human realities; the sources of wealth, power and popular ideas; the nature and influence of the military elite; the intellectual and social climate (and its implications for the future) from Argentina to Mexico. Includes an Index. 
Price: 26.08 USD
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6 NEEDLER, MARTIN C. Political Development In Latin America: Instability, Violence, And Evolutionary Change.
Random House, New York:1968. First Printing. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
Focuses on political development conceived of in terms of changes in political institutions and processes, with reference both to its purely formal character as a process which can occur in any era and to the specific character exhibited by the actual development process in the contemporary world. Takes up in sequence the problems of stability and instability, violence, the relations between social and political change, and the strategies by which change is consciously brought about. Includes an Index. 
Price: 50.59 USD
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7 RETAMAR, ROBERTO FERNANDEZ AND JAMESON, FREDERIC (FOREWORD). Caliban And Other Essays.
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis: 1989. 0816617430 / 9780816617432 First Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. There are some notes written in pencil. 
"Caliban" - the first and longest of the five essays in this book - has become a kind of manifesto for Latin American and Caribbean writeers; its central figure, the rude savage of Shakespeare's Tempest, becomes in Retamar's hands a powerful metaphor of their cultural situation - both in its marginality and its revolutionary potential. Retamar finds the literary and historic originsof Caliban in Columbus's Navigation Log Books, where the Carib Indian becomes a cannibal, a bestial human human being situated on the margins of civilization. Includes an Index. 
Price: 17.43 USD
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8 TANNENBAUM, FRANK. Ten Keys To Latin America.
Vintage, New York: February 1966. Reprint Edition. s Softcover. Reading copy. 
An informed and searching analysis of the basic elements in Latin American history and character - essential reading for all who want to understand the crisis there today. "A solid background review of contemporary Latin America by an expert who has spent forty years studying the region and writing and lecturing about it." Foreign Policy Association. Includes an Index. 
Price: 6.60 USD
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