Ad Infinitum Books

Quick Search

Advanced Search



Click on Title to view full description

1 ANAYA, MIRNA (FOREWORD); ADAMS, U. S. SENATOR BROCK (INTRODUCTION). Condoning The Killing: Ten Years Of Massacres In El Salvador.
Ecumenical Program on Central America and the Caribbean (EPICA), Washington: 1990. 091834610X / 9780918346100 First Edition (Unstated). s Softcover. Very good condition. 
Documents thirty-two massacres committed in El Salvador. Based on a report by the Commission for the Defense of Human Rights in Central America (COEHUCA) of San Jose, Costa Rica, these accounts give a history of brutality by Salvadoran government troops, trained and supported by the U. S. government. Through the years U. S. officials have repeatedly denied, ignored or justified the Salvadoran governments unrestrained violence against civilians. 
Price: 6.37 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
2 BLACK, GEORGE. The Good Neighbor: How The United States Wrote The History Of Central America And The Caribbean.
Pantheon Books, New York: 1988. 0394759656 / 9780394759654 First Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Central America - it's everywhere today, from the nightly news to the movie marquees. Bu do you know what really went on there - how the United States got in and what happened when it did? From San Juan Hill to Contragate, its been a century of charged encounters with our southern neighbors. Using official records, newspaper stories, travels' accounts, ads, and song lyrics, George Black blasts away at the prevailing image of comeic-opera banana republics rescued by exported American goodwill, technology, and counterrevolution, and shows us, concisely and clearly, exactly how we got into today's mess. A hundred and fifty unexpected images - news photographs, cartoons, movie stills, tgravel brochures - focus the key events in a new light. Teddy Roosevelt peers out from his Panamanian steam shovel. Eugene Hasenfus staggers from his plane wreck in Nicaragua. The Peace Corps is born; Che dies. The Marines come, go, and then come back. Somoza, Carmen Miranda, Castro,; the Bay of Pigs, Grenada, the contras - piece by piece, Black connects them into a full picture of the crucial role our "backyard" has played in our own history - and we in its. Includes an Index. 
Price: 18.95 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
3 BUCKLEY, TOM. Violent Neighbors - El Salvador, Central America, And The United States.
The New York Times Book Co., New York: 1984. 0812910354 / 9780812910353 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Traces the history of the region from Columbus's discovery through 350 years of Spanish rule and 160 years of anarchic independence, down to the insurrection in El Salvador and the escalating war in Nicaragua. A complete report on the region and its relations with the United States. Includes an Index. 
Price: 7.65 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
4 COHEN, JOSHUA; ROGERS, JOEL. Rules Of The Game: American Politics And The Central America Movement.
South End Press, Boston: 1986. 0896083268 / 9780896083264 First Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 23.75 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
5 DICKEY, CHRISTIOPHER. With The Contras: A Reporter In The Wilds Of Nicaragua.
Simon and Schuster, Inc., New York: 1985. 0671532987 / 9780671532987 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 14.20 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
6 DIDION, JOAN. Salvador.
Simon and Schuster, New York: 1983. 0671470248 / 9780671470241 Fourth printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
An incredible portrait of the tru meaning of terror, fear and political repression based upon the author's 1982 visit to El Salvador. 
Price: 5.94 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
7 SPENCE, LEWIS. Mexico And Peru.
Senate, London: 1994. 1859580076 / 9781859580073 s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 4.28 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to [email protected]
Copyright©2019. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by